August 31, 2020
$5.9 Million Settlement Approved for Ignition Coils in Automotive Parts Antitrust Litigation
The United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan has approved a $5,940,332 class settlement between direct purchasers of ignition coils and the defendants. Additional information about the ignition coils settlement can be found at http://www.autopartsantitrustlitigation.com.
Kohn, Swift & Graf is one of the co-lead counsel for the ignition coils 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.