Publishers In Anderson Price-Fixing Suit Seek Counterclaim

Law360, Wilmington (October 18, 2013, 5:17 PM EDT) -- Magazine publishers Time Inc., Rodale Inc. and others targeted in an antitrust suit by Anderson News LLC moved Thursday to bring a counterclaim against the bankrupt magazine wholesaler, alleging it was Anderson itself that conspired to fix prices.

Anderson's antitrust action in New York federal court alleges that magazine publishers and distributors colluded to reject a proposed 7-cent surcharge on magazines in a bid to drive the wholesaler out of business, but Time and others claim new evidence shows they were actually the target of a...
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