Merricks v MasterCard: What went wrong

28 November 2017

Merricks v MasterCard: What went wrong

Claire Stockford and Zeno Frediani

In July, the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal refused to certify an opt-out class action pursuing MasterCard’s allegedly anticompetitive interchange fees. Shepherd & Wedderburn partner Claire Stockford and solicitor Zeno Frediani look at the lessons for others that might seek UK class certification.