Milk MDL Plaintiffs Say Defendants Didn't Sink Farms

Law360, New York (September 8, 2009, 3:56 PM EDT) -- Dairy farmer plaintiffs accusing major milk bottling and distribution companies of anti-competitive practices in the Southeastern U.S. do not intend to argue in their Sherman Act lawsuit that farms have been driven out of business, their attorney said Tuesday.

That word came in response to a Sept. 3 order in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee saying that, unless the plaintiffs in the Southeastern Milk Antitrust multidistrict litigation tell the court they are not making such claims, they must turn over relevant...
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