SETTLEMENT

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JEVIC FILES BANKRUPTCY

On May 19, 2008, Jevic Holding Corporation (“Jevic”) fired its 1,800 employees—including Petitioners (“the drivers”), a certified class of truck drivers—without warning. See In re Jevic Holding Corp., et al., No. 14-1465, 5 (3d...

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[Question(s) presented][Issue(s)][Facts][Discussion][Analysis]Issue

Whether a payment by one company to keep a competitor from entering the market with an identical product is always prohibited, or whether such a payment is permissible where the company...

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Overview

A motion to dismiss is a formal request for a court to dismiss a case.

Settlement

Reasons for dismissal vary. Over 97% of federal lawsuits are dismissed, most of which are due to settlements.

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP)...