Wal-Mart, Netflix Try Again To Trim Online Rental MDL

Law360, New York (April 1, 2010, 4:48 PM EDT) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Netflix Inc. have moved to dismiss the latest antitrust claims from Blockbuster Inc. customers, arguing that the plaintiffs still haven't proved that a Blockbuster price increase was due to an alleged conspiracy in the online DVD rental market.

The two defendants lodged their motion with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Wednesday, just one day after the Blockbuster plaintiffs filed their second amended complaint claiming that they suffered when the rental chain was able to raise its...
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