ATM Antitrust Case May Have Opened Loophole It Can't Close

Law360, New York (September 7, 2012, 2:49 PM EDT) -- A recent Ninth Circuit ruling nixing an antitrust suit over ATM interchange fees raised a key question about who can sue over price-fixing that the plaintiffs say opened a loophole for alleged cartelists, but attorneys say rehearing the case might not be the best way to resolve the issue.

Shortly after an appeals panel upheld the dismissal of the case accusing the owner of the Star ATM network, Bank of America NA, JPMorgan Chase Bank NA and others of conspiring to fix interchange fees, the plaintiffs...
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