DuPont Calls Plot Painted By Antitrust Suit 'Irrational'

Law360, New York (August 9, 2013, 10:15 PM EDT) -- DuPont Co. urged a Colorado federal judge on Friday to dismiss an antitrust suit alleging it colluded with one of its auto paint wholesalers to siphon business away from another, branding its accuser "a serial antitrust litigant" whose alleged conspiracy made no economic sense.

JTS Choice Enterprises Inc. has accused the paint manufacturer of ruining its business by enabling a rival wholesaler to offer steep discounts and poach its customers. But DuPont says it fails to allege an antitrust injury and is attempting to convince the...
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