Freddie Mac Can't Dodge Libor Suit's MDL Transfer

Law360, New York (June 6, 2013, 8:23 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation on Thursday sent Freddie Mac’s suit against Bank of America Corp. and others over the allegedly suppressed Libor rate to the MDL pending in New York federal court, rebuffing Freddie Mac’s objection over the MDL judge’s dismissal of Sherman Act claims.

Freddie Mac opposed the transfer of the case from Virginia federal court arguing that while it did not initially object to the case’s inclusion in the MDL, it took issue with the dismissal of antitrust claims in six...
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