Containerboard Price Fixing Direct Purchaser Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

All persons who purchased Containerboard Products directly from any of the Defendants or their subsidiaries or affiliates for use or delivery in the United States from at least as early as February 15, 2004 through November 8, 2010.

Estimated Amount


Proof of Purchase


Case Name

Kleen Products LLC, et al. v. International Paper Co., et al.,
Case No. 1:10-cv-05711

District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division

Case Summary

The lawsuit alleges that Defendants engaged in illegal anticompetitive conduct with respect to the sale of Containerboard Products and that, as a result, any person or entity that purchased Containerboard Products directly from any Defendant during the Class Period paid a higher price than otherwise would have been the case in a competitive market. Defendants deny Plaintiffs’ allegations, and there has been no ruling on the merits of the claims or defenses. As used in the lawsuit, Containerboard Products means linerboard, corrugated medium, rollstock corrugated sheets and corrugated products, including displays, boxes and other containers.

Settlement Pool





Containerboard Products Class Action

c/o A.B. Data, Ltd.

P.O. Box 173014

Milwaukee, WI 53217