Damages Actions

Former air cargo judge quits under fire

Mr Justice Peter Smith will retire on 28 October, two days before the UK’s Judicial Conduct Investigations Office was set to hold a disciplinary hearing relating to his conduct in the oversight of the High Court air cargo litigation.

English judge trims air cargo claims

English judge refuses to order disclosure of foam leniency documents

Amsterdam court backs air cargo claims vehicle

DOJ sues to block AT&T from Time Warner "weapon"

The Department of Justice sued yesterday to block AT&T’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner, predicting that the world’s biggest telecommunications company would “use its control of Time Warner’s popular programming as a weapon to harm competition”.

Thankful the wait is over: The Tipline for 21 November 2017

GCR USA is taking a break for Thanksgiving, but we will be back in your inbox next Tuesday to catch you up on everything that happened over the holiday. Before we go, check out our coverage of the Department of Justice’s lawsuit to stop the merger between AT&T and Time Warner, as well as Bill Baer’s regrets about airline mergers. 

Can follow-on claims survive without litigation finance?

Craig Arnott is a managing director of Burford Capital, a publicly traded litigation funding firm. Here, he considers the role of litigation funding on the European follow-on damages scene.

Roth: panel coordinating EU antitrust claims impracticable

The president of the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal today called the prospect of the EU developing a system in which member states can coordinate multijurisdictional competition damages litigation “fanciful”, but said the UK could learn from the US on how to handle similar claims filed in its own courts. Sonya Lalli in Amsterdam

Hausfeld gets a GRIP on Google lawsuits

Plaintiff’s side law firm Hausfeld has teamed up with a public affairs consultancy to set up the Google Redress & Integrity Platform (GRIP), which aims to attract potential clients seeking redress against the technology company over its allegedly anti-competitive practices.


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