1-800 Contacts Gets Final Approval On $15M Antitrust Deal

Law360 (October 21, 2020, 9:09 PM EDT) -- 1-800 Contacts will walk away from claims that it worked with rivals to keep search engine users from finding cheaper contact lens options after a Utah federal judge granted final approval to a $15.1 million settlement.

U.S. District Judge Tena Campbell gave the deal her final blessing in a minute order on Tuesday, closing out litigation that has netted nearly $40 million in settlements against various retailers, including Walgreens and Luxottica.

Carl Goldfarb of Boies Schiller Flexner LLP, who represented the consumers, told Law360 in a statement on Wednesday that he was pleased with the deal.

"We believe that securing $40...

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!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!