Welcome to the Informational Website for the Auto Parts Antitrust Litigation - Direct Purchaser Class Actions.


The Auto Parts Antitrust Litigation is a coordinated legal proceeding comprised of a number of cases involving different parts that were purchased directly or indirectly from a defendant for use in motor vehicles.

This website sets forth information relating to settlements involving products purchased directly from a defendant. You can view information regarding certain products included in this litigation by clicking on the links above. Please note that new information may be added in the future about these and other cases.


RECENT DEVELOPMENTS

Occupant Safety Systems

The Court has granted preliminary approval of proposed settlements with the Toyoda Gosei and Tokai Rika Defendants in the Occupant Safety Systems Litigation. If you want to receive a share of the Toyoda Gosei or Tokai Rika settlement funds, you must either have previously submitted a valid Claim Form in connection with the prior settlements in this litigation with Autoliv and TRW, or you must submit a valid Claim Form postmarked no later than August 17, 2018. Click here to see more information about the Toyoda Gosei and Tokai Rika settlements.


Instrument Panel Clusters

The Court has granted final approval of the proposed settlement with the Yazaki Defendants in the Instrument Panel Clusters Litigation. Click here to see more information about the Yazaki settlement.


Small Bearings

The Court has granted final approval of the proposed settlement with the Minebea Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Minebea settlement.


Bearings

The Court has granted final approval of the settlement with the Schaeffler Defendants. Click here to see more information about the Schaeffler settlement.


Wire Harness Products

The Court has granted final approval of settlements with the Chiyoda, Fujikura, LEONI, Sumitomo, and Yazaki Defendants totaling $94,086,240. The deadline for submitting Claim Forms was September 15, 2017. The claims administration and review process is currently underway. Click here to see more information about the Wire Harness settlements.