Land O'Lakes Resolves Opt-Out Suit In Egg Antitrust MDL

Law360, New York (July 17, 2012, 5:29 PM EDT) -- Land O'Lakes Inc. on Monday exited part of a multidistrict litigation after agreeing to a stipulated dismissal with a group of direct purchasers that alleged the company and other egg producers conspired to reduce the supply of and fix prices on eggs.

U.S. District Judge Gene E.K. Pratter signed an order dismissing Land O'Lakes and two subsidiaries — egg producer Moark LLC and egg farm Norco Ranch Inc. — from an action brought by four direct purchasers that accused Land O'Lakes of taking part in a...
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