It could be at least another year before collective claims for compensation over price-fixing by a cartel of truck makers is heard pending the outcome of another case in the Supreme Court. Steven Meyerhoff, director at solicitor Backhouse Jones, said the process had been halted by another landmark case that is testing the standards applied to a collective proceedings order in a major competition claim. Backhouse Jones is working with the RHA on its proposed claim, which has 11,100 operators […]
The hearing to decide whether compensation claims can go ahead against the big six European truck manufacturers for fixing the list prices of certain vehicles will be heard in June.
The administrator of Stanian Transport said the company has about 70 lorries participating in a legal claim for compensation from truck manufacturers involved in a price-fixing cartel.