Coffee Cos. Look To Keep Keurig Antitrust Claims Alive
Law360, New York (April 14, 2015, 2:21 PM EDT) -- Coffee companies fought to keep alive antitrust suits brought against Keurig Green Mountain Inc. over its single-cup brewing machine, telling a New York federal judge on Monday that the K-Cup coffee pod maker can't make a compelling case for dismissal.
Rogers Family Co. Inc. said that Keurig's motion to dismiss its amended complaint from the multidistrict litigation is rife with "blanket assertions" about perceived defects in Rogers' case, yet it fails to address detailed allegations about a scheme to block competitors' coffee cups.
TreeHouse Foods Inc. and two of its subsidiaries took a similar position, saying that their competitor's arguments ignore...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!