Toshiba Freed From Okla.'s Claims In LCD Price-Fixing MDL
By Dan Prochilo
Law360, New York (January 22, 2014, 8:08 PM EST) -- The state of Oklahoma on Wednesday dropped its claims against Toshiba Corp. from multidistrict litigation alleging a conspiracy among electronics manufacturers to fix the prices of liquid crystal display screens, following a series of settlements the state reached with other accused participants in the plot.
U.S. District Judge Susan Illston approved a joint stipulation filed Friday in California federal court under which the state agreed to dismiss its claims against Toshiba and three of its business units with prejudice. Both parties also agreed to pay their own...