We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Attys Awarded $1.3M Fees In Pipe Price-Fixing Class Action

Law360 (June 14, 2018, 5:08 PM EDT) -- Counsel for indirect purchasers of ductile iron pipe fittings have won a New Jersey federal judge's approval for roughly $1.3 million in attorneys' fees in a consolidated class action against three suppliers over price-fixing claims, representing one-third of the combined settlements with the companies.

U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson on Wednesday approved the fees request from those plaintiffs' lawyers, citing the attorneys' "vigorous and effective pursuit" of the claims against Sigma Corp., Star Pipe Products Ltd. and McWane Inc.

By granting the request, the judge said she...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.