SB Trust Must Arbitrate Claims In LG Antitrust MDL

Law360, Los Angeles (September 20, 2011, 5:44 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Monday ordered SB Liquidation Trust, the successor-in-interest to bankrupt Syntax-Brillian Corp., to arbitrate claims against LG Display Co. Ltd. and its U.S. subsidiary in multidistrict litigation over an alleged price-fixing scheme in the liquid crystal display panel industry.

U.S. District Judge Susan Illston partially granted LG Display and LG Display America Inc.'s motion to compel arbitration, ruling that SB Liquidation Trust was bound by sale and supply agreements from 2006 and 2008 to arbitrate any disputes related to the products in...
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