Damages claims from cartel case may take another 18 months to resolve


 

It could be another 18 months before claims for damages from thousands of hauliers in relation to the truck manufacturers’ price-fixing cartel are resolved, according to a lawyer involved in the case. Steven Meyerhoff, director at Backhouse Jones solicitors and head of commercial litigation, said a hearing before the Competition Appeal Tribunal could take place during the first quarter of 2021, but then the tribunal must make a decision on whether a trial should go ahead – probably sometime in […]