Paper Giant Cut From Slew Of Antitrust Cases

Law360, New York (December 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- After lumbering along for more than three years, the U.S. unit of Norwegian paper giant Norske Skogindustrier's has been dropped from nearly three dozen class action suits that accused the subsidiary of engaging in anti-competitive conduct in the U.S. publication paper market.

On Wednesday, plaintiffs in 34 federal cases currently consolidated in the U.S. District Court for the District Court of Connecticut voluntarily dismissed Norske Skog USA from the class action, letting the paper unit off the hook in much of the antitrust litigation it has...
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