Justices Leave 3rd Circ. FTAIA Reading Intact

Law360, New York (March 19, 2012, 6:53 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to review a Third Circuit decision raising the burden on foreign defendants trying to nix U.S. antitrust litigation under the Foreign Trade Antitrust Improvements Act, moving the front line in the battle over how to apply the law's requirements to the Seventh Circuit.

The justices declined a pair of petitions for certiorari from a group of Chinese magnesite exporters challenging the Third Circuit's decision to revive a six-year-old price-fixing case against them from Animal Science Products Inc. and Resco Products...
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