A&S Liquidating accuses pipe makers of price fixing

Oct 18, 2013 | 09:54 AM | Thorsten Schier

Tags  A&S Liquidating, Charlotte Pipe & Foundry, cast iron soil pipe, McWane, price fixing allegation, class-action lawsuit, Thorsten Schier

NEW YORK — A&S Liquidating Inc. has filed a class-action lawsuit accusing Charlotte Pipe & Foundry Co. and McWane Inc. and their subsidiaries of conspiring to fix prices in the cast iron soil pipe and fittings market.

"This case alleges a conspiracy among all defendants to fix, raise, maintain and stabilize prices for cast iron soil pipe and fittings that they sold directly to plaintiff and other class members, which began at least as early as Jan. 1, 2006, and continues through the present," attorneys from San Francisco-based Gold, Bennett, Cera & Sidener LLP said in a filing in U.S. District Court in California.....





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