Application to commence collective proceedings under section 47B of the Competition Act 1998. The proposed collective proceedings would combine the claims for damages of a large number of rail passengers who are said to have suffered loss as a result of the conduct of the Proposed Defendants.
A joint case management conference with Case 1305 took place on 9 April 2019. The Tribunal directed that the application in Case 1304 be heard with the equivalent application in Case 1305 (together, the "CPO Applications").
The main hearing of the CPO Applications has been listed for 5 to 7 November 2019, with 8 November 2019 in reserve. A pre-hearing review has been listed for 23 September 2019 at 2pm.
The deadline for any person with an interest (including any member of the proposed class) to object to the CPO Application(s) and/or the authorisation of the proposed class representative and/or to seek permission to make oral observations at the hearing of the CPO Applications was 4pm on 5 July 2019.