United Kingdom

On behalf of the team

On 13 July 2021, another lawsuit was filed in connection with the truck cartel[1] at a London court. UK retailer William Morrison Supermarkets is claiming damages from truck manufacturers DAF Trucks and Volvo for their involvement in the cartel together with other truck manufacturers that received a record fine from the European Commission in 2017.[2]

[1] European Commission decision of 19 July 2016, case AT.39824 (Trucks).

[2] According to MLex, ‘Retail group Morrisons sues Volvo, DAF in UK over trucks cartel’, 13 July 2021.