Special Master To Oversee LCD Panel Settlements

Law360, New York (November 16, 2010, 2:56 PM EST) -- The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation over an alleged price-fixing conspiracy orchestrated by liquid crystal display panel manufacturers has announced she intends to appoint a special master to review settlements Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. and Epson Imaging Devices Corp. struck with a class of direct purchasers.

Judge Daniel Weinstein will be tasked with reviewing evidence and handling objections to settlements Chunghwa and Epson reached earlier this year, according to an order signed Monday by Judge Susan Illston of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of...
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