Settlement Class Limited In Canadian Car MDL

Law360, New York (August 18, 2010, 1:07 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has indicated he will only partially certify a settlement class for a $35 million deal Toyota Motor Corp. and the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association struck in 2006 to resolve claims that they and others conspired to keep cheap Canadian cars out of the U.S. market.

Judge D. Brock Hornby in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maine said he would certify a nationwide damages class for the settlement funds, but that certifying a class for injunctive relief would violate Article III...
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