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This excerpt taken from the T 8-K filed Nov 17, 2006.
William Twombly, et al v. Bell Atlantic Corp., et al, in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. The complaint alleged that defendants conspired to restrain competition by agreeing not to compete with one another and to impede competition with others. The plaintiffs are seeking an unspecified amount of treble damages and injunctive relief, as well as attorneys’ fees and expenses. In October 2003, the district court dismissed the complaint for failure to state a claim. In October 2005, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals reversed the District Court’s decision and remanded the case to the District Court. In June 2006, the U.S. Supreme Court granted the defendants’ petition for writ of certiorari. At this time, the likely outcome of the case cannot be predicted, nor can a reasonable estimate of the amount of loss, if any, be made.


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