The U.S. Supreme Court stands in Washington, D.C., on April 16, 2020.
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Henry Schein Case Gets Another Look From High Court (Corrected) June 15, 2020, 1:41 PM ; Updated: June 15, 2020, 1:54 PM Justices revived arbitration bid in Kavanaugh’s first opinion Appeals court then rejected arbitration again on other grounds
The U.S. Supreme Court will take a second look at potentially groundbreaking arbitration issues raised by a dental supplier’s price-fixing lawsuit against industry leader
Henry Schein Inc.
The justices agreed Monday to review
a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, which has twice denied Henry Schein’s bid to arbitrate a proposed class action led by Archer and White Sales Inc., a smaller competitor.
The price-fixing lawsuit is part of a wave of cases accusing Henry Schein,
Patterson Cos., and Benco Dental Supply Co.—the industry’s “big three”—of several wide-ranging schemes to overcharge dentists and ...