Trial Called Off In Masco Fiberglass Price-Fixing Action

Law360, New York (July 23, 2012, 8:48 PM EDT) -- A Georgia federal judge on Monday canceled the trial in the price-fixing class action brought by hundreds of independent contractors against fiberglass insulation contractor Masco Corp., following a telephone conference in which settlement possibilities were discussed.

The report of the cancellation by U.S. District Judge Julie E. Carnes came in a Monday docket entry. No document was attached explaining the decision.

An attorney for Masco was not immediately available for comment Monday, and an attorney for the plaintiffs declined to comment. A docket entry from Friday...
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