1578/5/7/23 (T) Asda Stores Limited & Others v AB Volvo (publ) & Others
Claim for damages for breach of the Chapter I prohibition of the Competition Act 1998 and/or Article 101 of the Treaty of the Functioning of the European Union and/or Article 53 of the European Economic Area Agreement by (1) Asda Stores Limited; (2) Currys plc; (3) Currys Retail Group Limited; (4) Currys Group Limited; (5) Mastercare Service and Distribution Limited; (6) Iceland Foods Limited; (7) John Lewis Partnership plc; (8) John Lewis plc; (9) Waitrose Limited; (10) J Sainsbury plc; (11) Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd; (12) J Sainsbury Distribution Ltd; (13) Home Retail Group Limited; (14) Argos Limited; and (15) Wilko Limited (together, the "Claimants") against (1) AB Volvo (publ); (2) Volvo Lastvagnar AB; (3) Volvo Group Trucks Central Europe GmbH; (4) Renault Trucks SAS; (5) VFS Financial Services Ltd; (6) Volvo Group UK Ltd; (7) Renault Truck Commercials Limited; (8) Mercedes Benz Group AG; (9) Mercedes-Benz Cars UK Limited; (10) Mercedes-Benz Financial Services UK Limited; (11) Iveco S.p.A.; (12) Iveco Magirus AG; (13) CNH Industrial N.V.; (14) Stellantis N.V.; (15) Iveco Limited; (16) PACCAR Inc.; (17) PACCAR Financial PLC; (18) DAF Trucks N.V.; (19) DAF Trucks Deutschland GmbH; (20) DAF Trucks Limited; (21) MAN Truck & Bus SE; (22) MAN Truck and Bus Deutschland GmbH; (23) TRATON SE; (24) MAN Truck and Bus UK Limited; (25) Scania AB (publ); (26) Scania CV AB (publ); (27) Scania Deutschland GmbH; (28) Scania Finance Great Britain Limited; and (29) Scania (Great Britain) Limited. The Claimants rely on the Decisions of the European Commission dated 19 July 2016 and 27 September 2017 in Case AT.39824 - Trucks.
The issues in the proceedings were transferred from the High Court to the Tribunal by consent by order of Deputy Master Arkush dated 31 January 2023.
A joint case management conference in the Trucks Second Wave Proceedings took place in the Court of Session, Edinburgh on 19 and 20 October 2023.
For further updates please see the 1296/5/7/18 case page.