MDL No. 2437 (E.D. Pa)
SRK is currently serving as Interim Co-Lead Counsel for Direct Purchaser Plaintiffs for all product cases in In re: Domestic Drywall Antitrust Litigation (MDL No. 2437). The lawsuit, which is currently pending before Judge Michael M. Baylson in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, alleges that Defendants, CertainTeed Gypsum, Inc., USG Corporation, United States Gypsum Company, New NGC, Inc., Lafarge North America, Inc., Eagle Materials, Inc., American Gypsum Company LLC, PABCO Building Products, LLC, and TIN, Inc., participated in a conspiracy to raise, fix, maintain or stabilize prices of drywall in violation of federal antitrust law. SRK represents a proposed class of direct purchasers of drywall products from defendants from January 1, 2012 to January 31, 2013.
To date, Direct Purchaser Plaintiffs have secured settlements with Defendants, USG Corporation, LaFarge North America, Inc., and TIN, Inc., worth over $67 million. The litigation is ongoing with the remaining defendants.