Ford Wins Costs Battle In Limousine Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (September 2, 2009, 6:24 PM EDT) -- Ford Motor Co. is entitled to recover costs after ultimately prevailing in an antitrust suit alleging it colluded with limousine builders to form a coalition that was open only to companies who abided by safety standards the auto giant imposed, an appeals court has ruled.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Sept. 1 rejected after-market limousine manufacturer Craftsmen Limousine Inc.'s appeal of an order by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri granting Ford's bill...
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