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Lithium-Ion Battery Antitrust Class Action Lawsuit

Closed Settlement Statement: 
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.
Settlement Structure: 
Case Summary: 

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that the defendents, including SONY, LG, Hitachi, Maxell and NEC, conspired to raise and fix the prices of cylindrical Li-Ion Cells for over ten years, resulting in overcharges to indirect purchasers of portable computers, camcorders, and power tools containing Li-Ion Cylindrical Batteries.

Docket Number: 
Class Period: 
Saturday, January 1, 2000 to Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Filing Deadline: 
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Objection Deadline: 
Monday, June 12, 2017
Exclusion Deadline: 
Monday, June 12, 2017
Final Approval Hearing: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
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