EBay Says Sellers' Tying Claims Are Unsupported

Law360, New York (February 17, 2012, 2:05 PM EST) -- EBay Inc. on Thursday again asked a California federal judge to toss tying claims from a proposed antitrust class action brought by a group of eBay sellers, arguing the plaintiffs' second amended complaint contains no new or relevant allegations to sustain the case.

The online auctioneer argues that the putative class’ allegations that the company unfairly forced them to use PayPal to collect payments for auctioned products are in fact just recycled arguments that bring nothing new to their case, eBay said in a motion to...
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Case Information

Case Title

Smith v. eBay Corporation et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit



Jeffrey S. White

Date Filed

August 26, 2010

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