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Pratik Agarwal is an associate in the Washington office, where he practices in the Antitrust/Competition Practice Group. Pratik represents clients in antitrust investigations and litigation matters, with a focus on competition and intellectual property issues. Prior to attending law school, Pratik worked as a Software Analyst for Accenture with a focus on data analytics to improve business efficiencies for government entities.

A Minnesota federal court recently certified several classes of plaintiffs asserting antitrust claims against America’s largest pork producers and integrators.  In re Pork Antitrust Litig., C.A. No. 18-1776 (D. Minn. Mar. 29, 2023).

Each class of plaintiff asserted a per se theory of harm that defendants conspired to limit the supply of pork and