Judge Narrows Discovery In ATM Antitrust Case

Law360, New York (June 25, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has scaled back the plaintiffs’ discovery demands in their purported antitrust class action against First Data Corp.’s ATM network for allegedly fixing interchange fees.

Judge Charles R. Breyer granted and denied in part plaintiffs’ motion to compel discovery on Monday, finding that they were asking for too much information in their case against community banks and credit unions that make up the Star electronic payments network.

“The court does not deny that the materials identified by plaintiffs might assist them in their effort to...
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