Tag Archives: Purchaser

California Bankruptcy Court Lifts Automatic Stay for Purchaser of Real Property at Pre-Bankruptcy Foreclosure Sale

A California federal district court recently affirmed a bankruptcy court’s order lifting the automatic stay in a Chapter 13 proceeding, finding that the matter in question was not subject to the automatic stay under one or more exceptions found in … Continue reading

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No cause of action against purchaser under state consumer protection law

Benz Farm, LLP v. Cavendish Farms, Inc., — N.W.2d —-, 2011 WL 4089954 (N.D.) Benz sued Cavendish for breach of contract and violation of the North Dakota Unlawful Sales or Advertising Practices Act. Benz sells potatoes and Cavendish processes potatoes. … Continue reading

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Indirect Purchaser Plavix Class Actions Tossed for Lack of Antitrust Standing

On January 31, 2011, the District Court for Southern District of Ohio granted defendants' Rule 12(b)(6) motion, dismissing indirect purchaser class actions that challenged proposed reverse payment agreements as anticompetitive under Sections 1 and 2 of the Sherman Act, 15 … Continue reading

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Rebuilding Illinois Brick: A Functionalist Approach to the Indirect Purchaser Rule

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Barak Richman and Christopher Murray of Duke Law School tackle indirect purchaser issues in Rebuilding Illinois Brick: A Functionalist Approach to the Indirect Purchaser Rule. ABSTRACT: The indirect purchaser rule, established three decades ago in… … Continue reading

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