Jury Ready After Thompson & Knight's Alleged Spying

Law360, Houston (February 14, 2014, 8:32 PM EST) -- Jury selection concluded Friday in a Texas federal antitrust case against several steel distributors and producers including Nucor Corp. and Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co., just days after a previous venire panel was struck because a Thompson & Knight LLP attorney had allegedly spied on it.

A jury of eight women and two men will hear what is expected to be a monthlong trial on MM Steel LP’s complaint that steel distributors American Alloy Steel Inc. and Reliance Steel conspired to run MM Steel out of...
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