Litigator of the Week: Daniel Laytin

Pallavi Guniganti

22 August 2016

Litigator of the Week: Daniel Laytin

Kirkland & Ellis partner Daniel Laytin

Lawyers defending a trio of Chinese solar panel makers had good news and bad news: they got a bankrupt US competitor’s lawsuit, claiming that the companies had colluded on “unreasonably low prices”, kicked out of Michigan federal court, even though a similar complaint in California federal court had survived their motion to dismiss. Next up: the Michigan plaintiff appealed against its loss, and cited the contrary California decision.