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Wednesday, May 4, 2005

An Open And Shut Case? ; or The Dead Hand of the Law

Consumer advocates files a suit against Service Corporation International, Alderwoods Group, Inc., and Stewart Enterprises, Inc., three of the largest funeral chains (controlling more than 2100 funeral homes, according to today's Wall Street Journal).  The suit alleges price fixing and monopolization.  The suit was filed in San Francisco as a class action.  Link to Reuters report.

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