Class Member In $2.7M Ice Price-Fix Deal Fights Attys' Fees

Law360, New York (May 18, 2017, 7:06 PM EDT) -- A member of the indirect purchaser class in multidistrict litigation accusing Home City Ice Co. of fixing prices of packaged ice objected Wednesday to a Michigan federal court’s endorsement of attorneys' fees in a $2.7 million settlement, saying class counsel’s request for one-third of the deal is unreasonable.

Class member James Willard, who bought packaged ice indirectly from at least one of the defendant companies accused of price fixing, urged U.S. District Judge Paul D. Borman to deny class counsel’s request for $900,000 of the gross...
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