On Remand, Court Tosses Bath Fixtures Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (September 10, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge on Tuesday dismissed without prejudice all claims in a consolidated suit accusing bath and kitchen fixture manufacturers of price-fixing, after an appeals court ruled the lower court had incorrectly refused the plaintiffs' previous bid for voluntary dismissal.

Adhering to an order by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, Judge Mary A. McLaughlin of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania dismissed the consolidated suit but left the door open for future claims by plaintiffs in its 17...
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