Sony Wants Toshiba, HannStar Docs In LCD Cartel Suit

Law360, New York (May 20, 2013, 8:30 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge should force Toshiba Corp. and HannStar Display Corp. to produce evidence in a suit rolled into multidistrict litigation over alleged price-fixing of liquid crystal display panels, two Sony Corp. units said Friday.

Sony Electronics Inc. and Sony Computer Entertainment LLC lodged the motion to compel evidence from Toshiba and HannStar. Specifically, the motion asks for a list of Toshiba employees who negotiated prices of LCD panels sold to Sony or its third-party manufacturers, and seeks to force both Toshiba and HannStar to...
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