CME Group Can't Nix Floor Traders' Price Settlement Suit

Law360, New York (November 26, 2012, 10:09 PM EST) -- An Illinois state judge on Monday rejected a bid by CME Group Inc. to quash a suit by exchange floor traders opposing a rule change that calculates the Chicago Board of Trade's settlement price using a combination of floor and electronic trading activities for agricultural futures.

Cook County Circuit Court Judge Lee Preston partly denied CME Group's motion for judgment, saying that there was a valid dispute over the interpretation of a certificate of the Board of Trade of the City of Chicago Inc., among one...
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