Ford Survives Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (June 21, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has handed Ford Motor Company a victory in an antitrust suit, upholding a district court ruling that an expert witness's testimony for the plaintiff, a limousine builder, was not admissible and granting Ford's motion for a summary judgment.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit on Tuesday agreed with the district court that the expert witness, an economist, would not sufficiently demonstrate an actual violation of antitrust law.

The plaintiff, Craftsmen Limousine Inc., sued Ford as...
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