CRT Judge Keeps EU Decision Sealed, But Urges Publication

Law360, New York (March 27, 2014, 12:14 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge overseeing the massive multidistrict litigation alleging that electronics manufacturers colluded to fix prices on cathode ray tubes on Wednesday opted against unsealing a European Commission decision in a related probe, but urged the 28-nation bloc to quickly come forward with a public version.

U.S. District Judge Samuel Conti said forcing defendants Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV, Samsung SDI Co. Ltd., LG Electronics and others to turn over a 2012 commission decision that was the basis for €1.47 billion in antitrust fines would flout the sovereignty...
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