5th Circ. Tosses Cell Phone Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (October 24, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The Fifth Circuit has upheld a lower court's dismissal of an antitrust case by Golden Bridge Technology Inc. that accused a slew of cell phone giants – including Motorola Inc., Ericsson Inc., Nokia Inc. and others – of freezing the technology company out of the market.

In the decision issued Thursday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit said it agreed with the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas in dismissing Golden Bridge’s claim that the defendants “unlawfully conspired” to prevent...
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