Vitamin C Buyers Tell 2nd Circ. To Uphold $153M Award

Law360, New York (July 8, 2014, 3:59 PM EDT) -- Purchasers of vitamin C products on Monday urged the Second Circuit to reject a bid by two Chinese companies to reverse a $153 million award against them over price-fixing claims, arguing they lack any evidence to show they were compelled to fix prices by the Chinese government.

In an opposition brief, the purchasers told the Second Circuit to reject North China Pharmaceuticals Group Corp. and HeBei Welcome Pharmaceuticals Co.'s April petition to overturn the jury's verdict because the trial judge acted correctly in his interpretation of...
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