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Linerboard Antitrust Litigation

(In re Linerboard Antitrust Litigation, MDL 1261 (3rd Cir. 2002))

R E C O V E R Y S E R V I C E
C A S E D E S C R I P T I O N S

Linerboard manufacturers allegedly engaged in a continuing

combination and conspiracy in unreasonable restraint of trade and

commerce in violation of federal antitrust law. A class action lawsuit

was brought into Court and the Court established two classes: (1)

all persons in the U.S. who purchased corrugated containers

directly from any defendant at any time during the period October

1, 1993 through November 30, 1995; and (2) all individuals and

entities who purchased corrugated sheets in the U.S. directly from

any of the defendants during the class period from October 1, 1993

through November 30, 1995. The defendants included Stone

Container Corporation, Jefferson Smurfit Corp., Smurfit-Stone

Container Corp., International Paper Co., Georgia Pacific Corp.,

Weyerhaeuser Paper Co., Temple-Inland, Inc., Gaylord Container

Corp., Union Camp Corp., Tenneco, Inc., Tenneco Packaging, and

Packaging Corporation of America. Defendants Temple-Inland Inc.

and Gaylord Container Corp. settled these allegations for $8

Million. We assisted potential claimants in filing for settlement.

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Claimants Served Include

FL: (239) 771-8771
NY: (716) 881-1515
Fort Myers, FL 33907
Amherst, NY 14226

Linerboard Antitrust Litigation

(In re Linerboard Antitrust Litigation, MDL

1261 (3rd Cir. 2002))

Linerboard manufacturers allegedly engaged in

a continuing combination and conspiracy in

unreasonable restraint of trade and commerce

in violation of federal antitrust law. A class

action lawsuit was brought into Court and the

Court established two classes: (1) all persons in

the U.S. who purchased corrugated containers

directly from any defendant at any time during

the period October 1, 1993 through November

30, 1995; and (2) all individuals and entities who

purchased corrugated sheets in the U.S. directly

from any of the defendants during the class

period from October 1, 1993 through

November 30, 1995. The defendants included

Stone Container Corporation, Jefferson Smurfit

Corp., Smurfit-Stone Container Corp.,

International Paper Co., Georgia Pacific Corp.,

Weyerhaeuser Paper Co., Temple-Inland, Inc.,

Gaylord Container Corp., Union Camp Corp.,

Tenneco, Inc., Tenneco Packaging, and

Packaging Corporation of America. Defendants

Temple-Inland Inc. and Gaylord Container Corp.

settled these allegations for $8 Million. We

assisted potential claimants in filing for

settlement.

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R E C O V E R Y S E R V I C E
Fort Myers, FL 33907
Amherst, NY 14226
R E C O V E R Y S E R V I C E
Fort Myers, FL 33907
Amherst, NY 14226