Dr. William Myslinski, one of EI’s founders, testified in federal court three times this spring. He took the stand twice in Philadelphia in the matter of In Re: Processed Egg Products Antitrust Litigation. The first instance was a class certification hearing regarding a putative class of direct purchasers. The second was a class certification hearing regarding a putative class of indirect purchasers. Dr. Myslinski testified on behalf of defendant egg producers and egg processors.
Dr. Myslinski took the stand in Jackson, Mississippi in the matter of Major Mart, Inc. v. Mitchell Distributing, Inc. and Mitchell Beverage, LLC. Mitchell, an Anheuser-Busch distributor with a 75% market share, was accused of monopolizing and attempting to monopolize beer distribution in its distribution territories in northeast Mississippi and tortious interference with business relationships. Dr. Myslinski testified on behalf of Mitchell. The jury found in favor of Mitchell on all counts.