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Micron settles SRAM price-fixing allegations

Micron has agreed to pay $300,000 to settle a alleging that it participated in a to fix prices for Static Random Access Memory (SRAM). SRAM is a type of memory used in computers, cellular phones, and game consoles. Micron also agreed to cooperate with the plaintiffs in the ongoing proceedings in British Columbia and Quebec. The was approved on September 19, 2012.

resident David Bratton bought a blackberry cell phone containing an SRAM chip whose price he believes was fixed. He now seeks to bring a class action on behalf of all Canadians who bought products containing SRAM chips between January 1, 1998 and December 31, 2005. Alleged conspirators include , IBM, and Sony.

Masiel A. Matus
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP

Masiel A. Matus

Masiel has a broad practice and represents both national and international clients in a variety of complex matters. Masiel has experience litigating cases involving negligence, commercial leasing and real property disputes, insurance, contract disputes, disputes, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of , employment matters and defamation claims.

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