In re Domestic Airline Travel Antitrust Litigation
United States District Court for the District of Columbia
Case No. MDL-2656
Keller Rohrback L.L.P. represents U.S. airline passengers in an antitrust class action lawsuit against the four largest commercial airlines in the United States—American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines, and United Airlines. The complaint alleges that the airlines and their co-conspirators secretly conspired to raise the prices of air passenger transportation services for flights within the United States through agreements to limit capacity. The case is proceeding in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
On October 19, 2018, Notice was transmitted to potential Settlement Class Members and published as authorized by the Court. For more detailed information about the proposed settlements and to review certain Court-filed documents, please visit the Settlement Administrator website at www.domesticairclass.com. This website was also authorized by the Court. We urge you to review the information on that website carefully and thoroughly, as there are deadlines by which you must act— if you choose to do so. We urge you to visit that website periodically for updated information as these settlements progress.
Please note that we are unable to respond to questions with respect to any individual’s potential membership in the proposed Settlement Class.
Defendants moved to dismiss the consolidated complaint, a motion denied in October 2016. A copy of the operative complaint can be reviewed in the Case Documents section below.
Litigation is now proceeding to discovery, including discovery of both defendants and many third parties. Discovery will continue through 2018 and into 2019.
Opinion Denying Motion to Dismiss – 10/28/2016