Mich. Insurers' Antitrust Claim Moot: Judge

Law360, New York (September 29, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal judge has ruled that the plaintiffs' claim is moot and has dismissed an antitrust suit that accused Michigan county registers of forcing insurance companies to agree to a no-resale condition before obtaining duplicate copies of title deeds.

In a decision handed down Sept. 25, Judge John Corbett O’Meara of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan ruled that because the defendants have each agreed to an injunction that would prevent them from restricting the resale of record copies provided to the...
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