Current Cases

MDL-1894 In Re: US Foodservice Inc. Pricing Litigation

Master Docket No. 3:07 md 1894 AWT

This litigation involves allegations that USF engaged in a scheme to overcharge its customers by manipulating the invoice cost in “cost-plus” food service contracts, under which customers were charged the cost of what USF paid for the product plus a fixed mark-up/distribution fee.

Honorable Alvin W. Thompson

Contact:

Linda Ferguson (860) 240 3352
Sandy Smith-O'Neill (860) 240 3353
Lead/Liaison Counsel:  See Amended Pretrial Order 1

 

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MDL-2407 In Re: Higher One OneAccount Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation

Master Docket No. 3:12 md 2407 VLB

This litigation involves allegations of unfair and deceptive conduct in the marketing and fee policies of the Higher One OneAccount bank account – an account marketed to students at certain colleges and universities who receive partial refunds of their grant, scholarship, or student loan funds.

Honorable Vanessa L. Bryant

Loraine LaLone 860-240-3040
Barbara Grady 860-240-3207
Lead/Liaison Counsel: Tycko & Zavareei LLP

 

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MDL-2478 In Re: Convergent Telephone Consumer Protection Act Litigation

Master Docket No. 3:13 md 2478 AWT

This litigation alleges that Convergent Outsourcing, Inc., d/b/a ER Solutions, violated, inter alia, the federal Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) by placing debt collection calls to plaintiffs' cellular telephones, without the plaintiffs' consent, using an "autodialer" or artificial or prerecorded voice.

Honorable Alvin W. Thompson

Contact:

Linda Ferguson (860) 240 3352
Sandy Smith-O'Neill (860) 240 3353
Lead/Liaison Counsel:  Not yet assigned

 

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MDL-2516 In Re: Aggrenox Antitrust Litigation

Master Docket No. 3:14 md 2516 SRU

This litigation alleges that that brand and generic manufacturers of the prescription drug Aggrenox engaged in an anti-competitive scheme to delay the entry of generic versions of the drug on to the market.

Honorable Stefan R. Underhill

Contact:

Barbara Sbalbi (203) 579 5716
Malik Martin (203) 579 5714
Lead/Liaison Counsel:  Not yet assigned

 

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