Montana Camo's Price-Fixing Claim Tossed

Law360, New York (January 12, 2011, 2:20 PM EST) -- A federal judge has dismissed an antitrust claim brought against outdoor goods retailer Cabela's Inc. by supplier Montana Camo Inc., saying that Cabela's “underhanded” business tactics do not amount to a violation of competition law or the Lanham Act.

Judge Richard F. Cebull of the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana on Tuesday dismissed a horizontal price-fixing claim Montana Camo brought under the state's Unfair Trade Practices Act, granting Cabela's motion for summary judgment.

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