in Newswire November 7, 2017

German Five Facing Class Action in Illinois Over Alleged Antitrust Cartel

by Erin Shaak

Last Updated on November 7, 2017

Thompson v. Audi AG et al.

Filed: October 24, 2017 § 3:17-cv-01155

Another proposed class action has been filed against Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and Volkswagen – the 'German Five' – alleging the auto manufacturers engaged in an illegal scheme to suppress competition and raise the prices of their vehicles.

Last Updated on November 7, 2017 — 4:11 PM

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