Attys In $7.25B Visa, Mastercard Case Ask To Drop Trade Group

Law360, New York (July 20, 2012, 7:55 PM EDT) -- The head lawyers representing a class of merchants in their proposed $7.25 billion antitrust settlement with Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. on Thursday moved to drop a trade association as a client, saying they can’t represent the group anymore since it opposes the deal.

Attorneys from Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi LLP, Berger & Montague PC and Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP moved to withdraw as counsel for the National Association of Convenience Stores after the group declined to join the proposed settlement with the...
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