Dell Drops LCD Price-Fixing Claims Against AUO To Exit MDL
By Jonathan Randles
Law360, New York (January 18, 2013, 1:48 PM ET) -- Dell Inc. is set to bow out of multidistrict litigation over alleged price-fixing in the liquid crystal display panel industry, having agreed to drop its remaining claims against LCD maker AU Optronics Corp., according to documents filed Thursday in California federal court.
Dell submitted a stipulation requesting that its suit against AUO be dismissed which would, when approved, avert a trial scheduled to begin Jan. 28. The development comes after Dell and its Dell Products LLP-unit earlier this month agreed to resolve claims against LCD panel...