Samsung Dodges Indirect Purchasers' Cathode Ray Claims

Law360, New York (March 14, 2013, 1:24 PM EDT) -- Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and its New Jersey-based subsidiary were released Wednesday from antitrust claims by a class of U.S. consumers who allege that collusion in the cathode ray tube manufacturing industry forced them to pay higher prices for electronics that incorporated CRT products.

U.S. District Judge Samuel Conti approved a joint stipulation dismissing indirect purchasers' claims against Samsung and its Samsung Electronics America Inc. unit. Attorneys representing a putative class of buyers of CRT products said they determined after an investigation that dismissing Samsung was...
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