• Court of Appeals Upholds Antitrust Conspiracy Claim, Addresses Application of Twombly
  • January 19, 2011
  • Law Firm: Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton Garrison LLP - New York Office
  • A recent decision by the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, authored by Judge Richard Posner, underscores that the pleading standard set forth in Bell Atlantic Corporation v. Twombly, 550 U.S. 544 (2007) - though frequently applied in the lower courts - remains unsettled.