Antitrust Scholars Back Eaton's High Court Bid In Price Case

Law360, New York (March 29, 2013, 6:11 PM EDT) -- A group of 18 well-known antitrust and economics scholars, along with the Healthcare Supply Chain Association, urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to review the Third Circuit's decision upholding a truck parts maker's monopolization case against power management company Eaton Corp.

Eaton's petition for a writ of certiorari got a boost from a pair of amicus filings arguing that the Third Circuit's ruling violates established Supreme Court precedent by allowing Meritor Transmission Corp.'s claim targeting Eaton's loyalty discounts even though Eaton was still selling its...
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