Vitamin C Attys Get $10M For Work On Antitrust Settlements

Law360, New York (October 3, 2013, 2:39 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Wednesday approved a $10 million attorney award and granted final approval to a $23 million settlement that allowed China Pharmaceutical Group Ltd. to step out of a class action over vitamin C price-fixing claims.

In a brief order, U.S. District Court Judge Brian M. Cogan gave the final nod to the hefty fee and expense payout in a bargain struck in March, under which which CPG and subsidiary Weisheng Pharmaceutical Company Ltd. exited a suit brought by a class accusing...
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