Judge approves consolidation of U.S. antitrust violation suits

By CRM Staff Miami, Florida — August 18, 2014 — The U.S.-based Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has granted the request to consolidate five separate, albeit comparable, Federal lawsuits put forward by collision repair shops against insurance companies, claiming the insurers conspired to suppress labour rates. The suits allege that automobile insurance companies attempted […]