Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Search for legal issues
For help near (city, ZIP code or county)
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location

Tam Travel, Inc. v. Delta Airlines, Inc., No. 07-4464

Article Placeholder Image
By FindLaw Staff on October 02, 2009 12:00 PM

In plaintiff-travel agencies' lawsuit under Section 1 of the Sherman Antitrust Act alleging a conspiracy to eliminate the practice of paying base commissions by various airlines, district court's dismissal of the amended complaint is affirmed, as the plaintiffs' claims against United Airlines were discharged in bankruptcy and the claims against the remaining defendants failed to allege sufficient facts to plausibly suggest a prior illegal agreement. 

Read Tam Travel, Inc. v. Delta Airlines, Inc., No. 07-4464

Appellate Information

Argued: October 24, 2008

Decided and Filed: October 2, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Circuit Judge Griffin

Counsel

For Appellant:  Joseph M. Alioto, Thomas Paul Pier, Alioto Lawfirm, San Francisco, California

For Appellee:  Peter K. Huston, Latham & Watkins, San Francisco, California, James A. Reeder, Jr., Vinson & Elkins LLP, Houston, Texas, Lee H. Simowitz, Baker & Hostetler, Wahington, D.C. 

Find a Lawyer

More Options