Sirius Calls Challenge To $180M Antitrust Deal Moot

Law360, New York (April 3, 2012, 6:21 PM EDT) -- Sirius XM Radio Inc. told the Second Circuit on Monday that it should not conduct a deeper look into a $180 million settlement in the antitrust class action over the merger that created the satellite radio giant, arguing that the request for review was moot.

The appeal was brought by a group of satellite radio listeners who objected to the terms of the settlement — under which Sirius XM froze subscription rates for five months — claiming that it violated the Class Action Fairness Act because...
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