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Antitrust Laws protect consumers from predatory business practices. They prohibit anticompetitive conduct like price fixing, market allocations, boycotts, bid rigging, monopolies, refusals to deal and tying arrangements.

Our Experience

In the last twenty years, Criden & Love is proud to have represented clients, both big and small, in some of the largest antitrust cases being prosecuted.  Whether as the Lead Counsel in a class action, or simply representing a client in a private individual opt out case, Criden & Love has developed an expertise in the antitrust area.  Some of the cases we have been involved in are listed below.

Sample Cases

October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love participated as Class Counsel on behalf of pediatricians against drug company for illegal tying arrangement relating to children’s vaccines; settled for $61.5 million.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love served as Class Counsel on behalf of hospitals against manufacturers who conspired to fix prices on blood reagents; settled for $41.5 million.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love served as Co-Lead Counsel on behalf of consumers and insurers in pay-for-delay antitrust case; settled for $4.75 million.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love serves as Class Counsel on behalf of dentists against dental supply manufacturers who illegally boycotted competitors to maintain high prices; several settlements; pending.
October 10, 2019
Criden & Love serves as Class Counsel on behalf of consumers who made retail purchases of disposable contact lenses, alleging that certain manufacturers conspired to impose minimum resale prices; pending.
October 10, 2019
Criden & Love serves as Class Counsel on behalf of investors who entered into FX instruments, alleging that certain banks conspired to fix FX Benchmark Rates; 15 settlements for $2,310,275,000; claims against other banks pending.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love serves as Class Counsel of exchange-based investors in futures, swaps, and other Libor-based derivative products, alleging that certain banks manipulated Libor rates; several settlements; pending.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love serves as Class Counsel on behalf of direct purchasers of Liquid Aluminum Sulfate in market allocation and bid rigging conspiracy; several settlements; pending.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love served as Class Counsel, up and through trial, on behalf of direct purchasers against for price-fixing manufacturers Thin Film Transistor Liquid Crystal Displays; settled for $470 million.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love served as Class Counsel on behalf of direct purchasers against manufacturers for price fixing titanium dioxide; settled for $165 million.
October 10, 2019
 Criden & Love represents proprietary trading firms of U.S. Treasuries and Treasury-predicated instruments alleging that certain banks conspired to fix and manipulate the markets for U.S. Treasuries and Treasury-predicated instructions and related auctions; pending.
October 10, 2019
Criden & Love served as Class Counsel on behalf of consumers and insurers in a monopolization case regarding the drug Tricor; settled for $65.7 million.
September 25, 2019
“Provigil Antitrust Litigation”  Criden & Love serves as Co-Lead Counsel on behalf of consumers and insurers in pay-for-delay antitrust case involving the drug Provigil; settled for $65,877,600.