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August 28, 2020

$17.3 Million Settlement Approved in Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation for Ceramic Substrates

The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan has approved a $17.3 million class settlement between direct purchasers of ceramic substrates and the defendants. Additional information about the ceramic substrates settlement can be found at

Kohn, Swift & Graf is one of the co-lead counsel for the ceramic substrates class and all other direct purchaser cases in In re: Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation, MDL 2311, which is pending in federal court in Detroit, Michigan. The Department of Justice has described the automotive parts investigation as the largest U.S. criminal antitrust investigation in history.

To date, Kohn, Swift & Graf and its co-counsel have obtained over $356.5 million in recoveries for direct purchasers of automotive parts.