EVA, Others Lose Bid To Leave Cargo Price-Fixing MDL

Law360, New York (November 2, 2010, 4:49 PM EDT) -- EVA Airways Corp., China Airlines Ltd., Malaysia Airlines and Air India have lost their bids to throw out claims against them in broad-reaching multidistrict litigation alleging more than two dozen air cargo carriers conspired to fix shipping prices.

Judge John Gleeson said Monday he would adopt the “thorough and well-reasoned” report and recommendations of Magistrate Judge Viktor V. Pohorelsky and deny the motions to dismiss in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

That report, issued in September, indicated that the plaintiffs...
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