Class Action Automotive Antitrust Jtekt

On a very general level, class action lawsuits involve a band of people in some capacity: A collective class, formed together over the issue of a broken product, suing a defendant, or a band of defendants, multiple negligent companies, for instance, being sued by an individual. While more class action lawsuits are filed on behalf of product liability claims, other case types also conclude in court, too, including shareholders suing for corporate fraud, employees for discrimination, and residents over environmental disasters.

With a case, which can be filed in either federal or state court, class action lawsuits has its pluses. Because a limited number of witnesses overlap, the trial process inevitably moves along faster, while the cost of litigation tends to be lower than for separate plaintiffs filing alone.

Additionally, these types of cases also tend to have drawbacks. Before the lawsuit even moves forward, the collective group must be named as a class. Federal courts, as well, can stop class actions if the defendants are state governments or officials or if the plaintiffs number less than {one hundred,100.

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The Korean antitrust regulator, the Korea Fair Trade Commission fraud and abuse are treated like second-class citizens. The largest fines have been imposed on Hitachi Automotive Systems Ltd., Jtekt Corporation, Mitsuba Corporation and Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

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CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT DEMAND FOR JURY TRIAL SUMMARY OF THE CASE Defendants are manufacturers and suppliers of automotive and industrial machinery bearings (“Bearings”) Plaintiff has retained competent counsel experienced in antitrust, class action, and other complex litigation.

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CLASS ACTION COMPLAINT FOR DAMAGES AND INJUNCTIVE Automotive Bearings business to JTEKT. On information and belief, Defendants The DOJ is conducting an investigation of potential antitrust activity in the Automotive Bearings market and has subpoenaed at least one of the Defendants for