Noodle Buyer Says Sam Yang Can't Duck Out Of Antitrust Suit

Law360, New York (November 20, 2013, 5:43 PM EST) -- A direct purchaser of South Korean noodles on Monday urged a California federal judge not to dismiss allegations that food distributor Sam Yang USA participated in a price-fixing scheme, arguing the company can't exit the proposed class action by arguing it isn't linked to a foreign defendant.

The Plaza Co. said it was too early in the proceedings for Sam Yang USA to be let off the hook in the noodle-price fixing case, adding that it had sufficiently asserted a business link to South Korea's Samyang...
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Case Title

The Plaza Company v. Nong Shim Company Ltd et al


Case Number

2:13-cv-05274

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Anti-Trust

Judge

Percy Anderson

Date Filed

July 22, 2013

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