Plaintiffs Lose Clarification Bid In InBev Merger Spat

Law360, New York (September 18, 2009, 7:21 PM EDT) -- Beer drinkers challenging the merger between InBev NV/SA and Anheuser-Busch Cos. Inc. have suffered a setback in their antitrust suit, following a Missouri federal judge's denial of their motion seeking clarification of a previous judgment and the addition of the issue of divestiture to their pending appeal.

Judge Jean C. Hamilton of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri signed an order Friday denying the plaintiffs' motion for relief from an Aug. 3 order that granted judgment on the pleadings to defendants Anheuser...
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