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California prosecutors target chocolate bunnies for deceptive advertising
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2015

District attorneys in California's Yolo, Sacramento and San Joaquin counties have reportedly filed a lawsuit in state court alleging that R.F. Palmer


Whole Foods agrees to penalties for overcharging customers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

Following a year-long investigation of Whole Foods Markets in California, state and county weights and measures inspectors found that it was charging


Thermo Fisher agrees to FTC conditions on acquisition of Life Technologies
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2014

According to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. has agreed to sell certain assets to GE Healthcare to settle


Single-serve coffee maker alleges unfair competition in market
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2014

TreeHouse Foods, Inc. has filed an antitrust and unfair competition lawsuit against Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. and Keurig, Inc., alleging


DOJ seeks public comment on Anheuser-Busch InBevGrupo Modelo merger settlement
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2013

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has published the antitrust complaint filed with a proposed final judgment and competitive impact statement


Eighth Circuit says pleadings can be filed under seal, but needs more justification
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 21 2013

The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that a federal district court did not abuse its discretion in sealing an antitrust complaint


China asks U.S. State Department for support in vitamin C price-fixing appeal
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • June 6 2014

The Chinese government has asked the Second Circuit Court of Appeals to take judicial notice of a diplomatic note its embassy sent to the U.S. State


Cranberry dispute erupts in antitrust litigation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2010

Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. has filed a lawsuit against a competitor alleging that it has orchestrated “an unlawful and malicious campaign” against Ocean Spray designed to damage the company’s reputation, frustrate its relationships with customers and undermine its dealings with grower-owners and other cranberry growers in the industry


MDL court certifies class of purchasers after full-blown Daubert analysis
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2012

A multidistrict litigation (MDL) court that is considering pre-trial matters in 91 consolidated antitrust lawsuits alleging that major chocolate manufacturers conspired to implement price increases from 2002 through 2007, has granted the direct-purchaser plaintiffs’ motion for class certification


Anheuser-Busch to sell brewery & U.S. beer rights to fend off DOJ antitrust claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2013

In the wake of an antitrust lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) seeking to enjoin the acquisition of Mexican brewer Grupo Modelo