Insulate SB, Inc. v. Advanced Finishing Systems, Inc., Lead counsel for fluid-handling equipment manufacturer Graco Inc. in putative nationwide antitrust class action alleging unlawful business acquisitions and boycott, exclusive-dealing, and monopolization conspiracies. We obtained the dismissal of all claims with prejudice, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 31188 (D. Minn. Mar. 11, 2014), and we represented Graco in the appeal, where the judgment was affirmed. __ F.3d __, 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 14233 (8th Cir. Aug. 13, 2015).
In re Merck Mumps Vaccine Antitrust Litigation: Involving an alleged decade-long scheme to falsify efficacy data and maintain a monopoly in the market for the mumps vaccine.
In re Flat Glass II Litigation: Over $22 million settlement on behalf of direct purchasers of construction flat glass. (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)
In re Puerto Rican Cabotage Antitrust Litigation: $52 million settlement for an alleged conspiracy to fix the prices of ocean freight services between the continental United States and Puerto Rico. (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)
In re Abbott Labs Norvis Antitrust Litigation: $10 million settlement stemming from Abbott Laboratories’ price increase of Norvir, which provides for a payment to non-profit organizations serving individuals with HIV. (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)
In re TriCor Indirect Purchaser Antitrust Litigation: $65.7 million settlement for claims that the price charged for Tricor was inflated because of anticompetitive conduct, including product hopping in order to unlawfully suppress generic competition. (Prior to joining Robins Kaplan LLP)