Judgment Boosted To $157M In Vitamin C Antitrust Case

Law360, New York (January 2, 2014, 7:19 PM EST) -- A New York federal judge on Monday added $4 million in attorneys' fees to the $153 million price-fixing verdict against vitamin C company North China Pharmaceutical Group Corp. and awarded the plaintiffs interest.

U.S. District Court Judge Brian M. Cogan signed off on an amended final judgment in the case that brings the total value to more than $157 million. Though the plaintiffs had originally sought to increase the judgment by about $13.7 million in attorneys' fees and additional costs, Judge Cogan decided to offset that...
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Case Information

Case Title

In Re Vitamin C Antitrust Litigation

Case Number



New York Eastern

Nature of Suit



Brian M. Cogan

Date Filed

February 22, 2006

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