Flash Memory Plaintiffs Can't Get Docs: Judge

Law360, New York (January 4, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A judge ruled on Friday that defendants in a consolidated antitrust action against makers of flash memory chips do not need to turn over evidence from a related criminal investigation to the plaintiffs.

The plaintiffs, who filed lawsuits against a group of flash memory chip makers, have accused the defendants in their individual complaints of conspiring to fix the chips' prices. They moved last year to be allowed access to evidence uncovered by the U.S. Department of Justice in its own investigation, saying they needed the...
To view the full article, register now.