KMK Law Brings a Decade-Long Anti-Trust Case to a Successful Conclusion

06.25.2018

Cincinnati (June 22, 2018) — KMK Law Litigation Partner Joseph M. Callow, Jr. defended Ohio Fresh Eggs; accused by its buyers of purposely reducing the production of eggs in order to raise prices. The trial lasted more than a month and the jury took seven days to deliberate before The United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania concluded that Ohio Fresh Eggs played no part in the alleged conspiracy.

Media Coverage:

1.) "Litigators of the Week: Steven Bizar, Joseph Callow and Jay Levine," published June 20, 2018; Globalcompetitionreview.com

2.) "Cincinnati law firm wins conspiracy case with $3 billion on the line," published June 19, 2018; Cincinnati Business Courier

3.) "Daily Dicta: Egg on Their Faces: Plaintiffs Giants Come up Empty in $3B Antitrust Trial," published June 18, 2018; Law.com

4.) "Conspiracy For One, Liability For None In Egg Antitrust MDL," published June 15, 2018; Law360.com

5.) "It's Sunny-Side-Up for Egg Producers in Decade-Long Cartel Case," published June 15, 2018; Bna.com

KMK Law’s Litigation Group has one of the preeminent trial practice teams in this region with lawyers who try sophisticated cases in state and federal courts throughout the country. This level of trial experience creates outstanding judgment and perspective in managing litigation.

Callow primarily works on class action and complex commercial litigation. He has experience in securities, ERISA, antitrust and general corporate and business litigation as well as in copyright infringement, intellectual property litigation and product liability/tort litigation. He also represents clients in FINRA and AAA securities arbitrations. Callow has extensive experience in False Claims Act (qui tam) litigation and has represented parties in cases around the country, including California, Texas, Louisiana, Florida, and New Jersey.

About Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL

The law firm of Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL (KMK Law®), based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is a nationally-recognized law firm delivering sophisticated legal solutions to businesses of all sizes—from Fortune 100 corporations to start-up companies. Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers® 2017 recognized KMK as a leading law firm in Ohio in Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions, General Commercial Litigation, and Bankruptcy & Restructuring. KMK Law earned four National Rankings in Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, and Project Finance Law and 37 Metropolitan Rankings in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers publication of its 2018 “Best Law Firms” Report. Founded in 1954, KMK has approximately 115 lawyers and a support staff of 150 employees. Additional information is available at www.kmklaw.com.

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