Class Members Eligible for Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Products Settlement:
All persons and entities in the United States, and its territories and possessions, which purchased Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Products directly from any of the Defendants between January 1, 2003 and May 14, 2015.
What are Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Products or AMSM Pertinent to the Antitrust Litigation Settlement?
Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Products, or AMSM, is defined as any and all directly purchased aftermarket automotive products made of any kind of sheet metal manufactured by companies other than original equipment manufacturers, including but not limited to hoods, doors, bumpers, fenders, bonnets, floor panels, trunk assemblies, trunk lids, tailgates, roof panels and reinforcement parts.
Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Products Antitrust Litigation Settlement Case History:
Plaintiffs claim that during the Class Period, between January 1, 2003 and May 14, 2015, Defendants violated the United States federal antitrust laws by agreeing to fix prices and limit supply for AMSM. AMSM includes hoods, doors, bumpers, fenders, bonnets, floor panels, trunk assemblies, trunk lids, tailgates, roof panels and reinforcement parts. Defendants have denied and continue to deny each and all of the claims and contentions alleged by Direct Purchaser Plaintiffs, as well as all charges of wrongdoing or liability. The Court has not decided in favor of either Party.
Settlement has been reached with Tong Yang Industry Co., Ltd.; Taiwan Kai Yih Industrial Co., Ltd.; and TYG Products, L.P. (the “Tong Yang Defendants” or “Settling Defendants”). Non-Settling Defendants for this matter are: Jui Li Enterprise Co., Ltd.; Gordon Auto Body Parts; Auto Parts Industrial, Ltd.; and Cornerstone Auto Parts, LLC.
If I purchased AMSM from a Non-Settling Defendant, can I participate in the Aftermarket Automotive Sheet Metal Settlement?
Yes. Under federal antitrust law, all participants in a conspiracy to fix prices and supply are jointly and severally liable.
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- Identifying class action claims where businesses may be eligible to file
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