Kodak, LG Strike Deals On Eve Of LCD Antitrust Trial

Law360, San Francisco (July 22, 2013, 7:04 PM EDT) -- Liquid-crystal display maker LG Display Co. Ltd. struck a last-minute deal with Best Buy Co., and LCD-buyer Eastman Kodak Co. settled claims with manufacturer Toshiba Corp., the companies announced Monday as jury selection began in the long-running multidistrict litigation over price-fixing in the LCD market.

The settlements allow both LG and Kodak to exit the trial in the long-running case accusing LCD manufacturers of conspiring to fix the prices on the panels, their attorneys said in California federal court Monday.

It also leaves Best Buy as the sole...
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