Judge Tosses Zone Pricing Suit In The 11th Hour

Law360, New York (June 28, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Six gas station owners who claimed that Shell Co. charged them more for gas in order to make them become Shell-owned stations have lost their fight against the company, after a district court judge dismissed their lawsuit in the final days of the trial.

On Tuesday, Judge James V. Selna of the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California dismissed the case on the grounds that the testimony of an expert witness did not meet the minimum legal standards. Selna's order came as the...
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