Robbins Geller, Others Earn $571M In Visa, MasterCard Case

Law360, New York (January 10, 2014, 4:07 PM EST) -- The firms representing 12 million merchants in a suit over Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc.'s alleged plot to fix credit card swipe fees will receive $544.8 million in attorney fees and $27 million in expenses under what could be the largest antitrust settlement ever, a New York federal judge ruled Friday.

U.S. District Judge John Gleeson granted those fees and costs to Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP, Robins Kaplan Miller & Ciresi LLP and Berger & Montague PC following last month's approval of a $7.25...
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