Latham Blasts Oxbow DQ Bid In Rail Price-Fixing MDL

Law360, New York (May 20, 2013, 4:17 PM EDT) -- Latham & Watkins LLP said Friday it should be able to continue representing Union Pacific Railroad Co. in multidistrict price-fixing litigation, slamming Oxbow Carbon & Mineral LLC for allegedly dropping most of its original arguments in a bid to disqualify the firm.

In a sur-reply, Latham argued against a motion to disqualify it from representing Union Pacific in an MDL accusing several railroad companies of fixing shipping prices, saying that mining company Oxbow had effectively abandoned most of its initial assertions in a bid to remove...
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IN RE: RAIL FREIGHT FUEL SURCHARGE ANTITRUST LITIGATION - MDL 1869


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1:07-mc-00489

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District Of Columbia

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Anti-Trust

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Paul L. Friedman

Date Filed

November 14, 2007

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