• Company
  • Description
  • Recovery Amount
  • Polyurethane Foam
  • In re Polyurethane Foam Antitrust Litigation
  • $430 million

 

Northern District of Ohio

G&E served on the Executive Committee in a case against manufacturers of foam products, wherein a number of foam makers were alleged to have conspired since at least 1999 to fix the price of polyurethane foam, which is widely used as cushioning and insulation in products such as bedding, packaging, flooring, and cars.  The case, filed on behalf of direct purchasers, resolved for over $430 million.