LCD Makers Win Bid To Move AG's Suit To MDL

Law360, New York (September 13, 2010, 3:12 PM EDT) -- Epson Imaging Devices Corp., Chimei Innolux Corp. and Toshiba Corp. have moved a suit accusing them of fixing the prices of liquid crystal display screens to federal court, saying the Washington state attorney general's case is “simply an attempt to piggyback on” long-running multidistrict litigation.

The defendants said in the notice of removal filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington that Attorney General Rob McKenna shouldn't have filed his suit in the King County Superior Court in Washington.

“Removal will...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.