Representative Matters

  • In re Auto Parts Antitrust Litigation – Represents direct purchasers of multiple auto parts in a price fixing class action pending in federal court in Detroit, Michigan.
  • In re Iowa Ready-Mix Concrete Antitrust Litigation – Represented direct purchasers of ready-mix concrete in price fixing class action in federal court in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • In re Marine Hose Antitrust Litigation – Represented direct purchasers of marine hose in price-fixing class action in federal court in Miami.
  • Semi-Materials Co. Lld v MEMC Electronic Materials et al - Represented Korean manufacturer of solar energy products in breach of contract claim against U.S. manufacturer of polysilicon feed source in federal court in St. Louis, Missouri.
  • Lisa King v. Wyeth – Represented Wyeth in diet drug litigation.
  • Catherine Knowles v. VISA USA – Represented VISA USA in antitrust indirect purchaser class action in Maine.
  • Melnick v. Microsoft Corporation – Represented Microsoft in antitrust class action concerning its Windows operating system.
  • Robinson Manufacturing v. Bank of America Commercial LLC – Represented Bank of America in commercial dispute regarding the factoring of woolen mill receivables.
  • Davric Maine v. Rancourt – Represented individual defendant accused of antitrust violations in connection with harness horseracing in Maine.
  • Millett v. Atlantic Richfield, et al. - Represented Atlantic Richfield in class action concerning gasoline additive MTBE and groundwater contamination.
  • Karofsky v. Abbott Laboratories, et al. - Represented defendant American Home Products in antitrust class action concerning brand name pharmaceutical pricing.
  • National Semiconductor v. Foxboro - Represented National Semiconductor in dispute regarding design and installation of computerized control system for semiconductor fabrication cleanroom.
  • Lewiston Auburn Cellular Inc., et al.. v. Nynex Mobile Communications Company – Represented local cellular telephone company in partnership dispute arising out of loss of FCC cellular license for Portland, Maine.
  • Key Bank of Maine v. Mariculture, Inc. - Represented Key Bank of Maine in lender liability action arising out of the seizure of salmon aquaculture operation on Swan's Island, Maine.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maine v. Maine Grocers Association Insurance Trust, - Represented ERISA plan in claim arising from embezzlement of plan assets by plan administrator.

Firm Highlights

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2020 Employment Breakfast Series: Strengthening Your Company's Management of Accommodation Requests

For more than 25 years, Preti Flaherty's Employment Law Group has been keeping clients, business partners, and friends up to date on recent developments in employment law. Join us as we continue that tradition...

Press Coverage

Maine State Police May Be Spying on You

Police and governments are increasingly turning to new tracking and monitoring methods in their efforts to prevent and record evidence of crimes. A Portland Press Herald investigation examines these expanding law enforcement abilities and the...

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WC Alert: Recent Developments from Maine's Workers' Compensation Board

Frank A. Graf, MD, Reappointed to Approved List of § 312 Examiners At the February 11 meeting of the Maine Workers’ Compensation Board, Frank Graf, MD, was reappointed to the list of approved § 312...

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2020 Cannabis Law Breakfast - Winter Update

Press Coverage

Bangor superintendent blocked BDN reporter on Twitter after critical news coverage

In an apparent violation of the First Amendment, Bangor schools superintendent Betsy Webb temporarily blocked a journalist on Twitter following a report that news of a student suicide was announced over the loudspeaker at...

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Litigation and Arbitration Venue Provisions in Construction Contracts: When and How They Work

Venue and choice-of-law provisions are fairly standard in construction contacts, but can be overlooked due to their location within a contract. When drafted effectively, these provisions can help limit uncertainty about where and how...

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Preti Flaherty Attorney Benjamin S. Piper Promoted to Partner

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce that the firm’s partnership has named attorney Benjamin S. Piper as a partner. Ben is a member of the firm's Environmental, Litigation, and Media Law Practice Groups and works...

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Preti Flaherty Welcomes Government Relations Liaison Andrew I. Roth-Wells to the Firm

Preti Flaherty is pleased to announce that Andrew I. Roth-Wells has joined the firm as a Government Relations Liaison. Andrew will help manage legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts for the firm’s Government Affairs Team...

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The Potential of the Blockchain for Asset Protection Planning

While many legal scholars focus on the challenges and complications seemingly inherent to blockchain and cryptocurrency, others look past the fear and see potential. In this article for Cumberland Law Review , Ian Huyett and Brian Quirk...

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2020 Employment Law Series: A Legislative Update for HR Professionals

For more than 25 years, Preti Flaherty's Employment Law Group has been keeping clients, business partners, and friends up to date on recent developments in employment law. Join us as we continue that tradition...