Kraft, Others Say Claims Not Too Late In Egg Cartel MDL

Law360, New York (May 31, 2013, 6:36 PM EDT) -- Kraft Foods Global Inc. and others told a Pennsylvania federal court Thursday that they should be allowed to recover damages stretching back to the start of an alleged egg price-fixing conspiracy, arguing that the egg producers involved had concealed the scheme until 2008.

Kraft, The Kellogg Co., General Mills Inc. and Nestle USA Inc. said a host of egg producers, along with trade group United Egg Producers Inc., had fraudulently concealed an alleged conspiracy to fix egg prices. Such concealment should stall the typical four-year statute...
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