Container Makers Win Dismissal Of $25M Antitrust Suit

Law360, San Diego (December 1, 2011, 9:48 PM EST) -- A federal judge on Thursday tossed Evergreen Partnering Group’s $25 million antitrust suit alleging Pactiv Corp., Solo Cup Co. and other foam food container producers improperly agreed to boycott its recycling services, finding the plaintiff had failed to heed warnings that it couldn't proceed pro se.

U.S. District Judge Richard Stearns granted the defendants’ motion to dismiss the complaint and closed the case because Evergreen was no longer represented by counsel and its founder lacked standing to assert claims for damages allegedly suffered by the company....
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