Beer Drinkers Seek Rehearing In InBev Merger Case

Law360, New York (November 11, 2010, 4:56 PM EST) -- A group of consumers who filed an antitrust suit to block the $52 billion merger of InBev NV/SA and Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc. has challenged a federal appeals court panel's decision that affirmed the dismissal of its case, claiming that the ruling was at odds with U.S. Supreme Court precedent.

Marty Ginsburg and the other petitioners filed their bid for an en banc rehearing with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit on Wednesday, arguing that the Oct. 27 decision — in which a three-judge...
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