Jennifer J. Scott is an associate in Scott+Scott's San Diego office. Her practice focuses on prosecuting antitrust actions.
Ms. Scott represents pension funds and individual investors in Dahl v. Bain Capital Partners, LLC, No. 07-cv-12388 (D. Mass), an antitrust action alleging collusion in the buyouts of large publicly traded companies by private equity firms. The defendants in Dahl settled for $590.5 million, pending final approval. Ms. Scott also represents class plaintiffs in Kleen Products LLC v. International Paper, No. 1:10-cv-5711 (N.D. Ill.), an action challenging price fixing in the containerboard products industry.
Currently, Ms. Scott represents plaintiffs in In re Foreign Exchange Benchmark Rates Antitrust Litigation, No. 13-cv-7789 (S.D.N.Y), challenging foreign-exchange market manipulation by many global financial institutions. Ms. Scott also represents corporate opt-out clients in In re: Aluminum Warehousing Antitrust Litigation, MDL No. 2481 (S.D.N.Y), a case challenging collusion regarding the spot metal price of physical-delivered aluminum.
She represented the indirect purchaser class in Mylan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. v. Warner Chilcott Public Limited Company, No. 2:12-cv-03824 (E.D. Pa.), a case challenging monopolistic conduct known as "product hopping" by the defendants. In Mylan, Ms. Scott drafted dispositive motions, prepared lead counsel to depose experts and key managing directors, and prepared for trial. The case settled for $8 million.
Ms. Scott is an active member of the American Bar Association's Antitrust Section. She is also a frequent contributing author to Market+Litigation, Scott+Scott's monthly newsletter.
Ms. Scott graduated cum laude from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 2007 and from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2011. At USD School of Law, she was a contributing writer to the California Regulatory Law Reporter, a judicial intern at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and in-house intern at the Department of the Navy, Office of General Counsel. Ms. Scott is a member of the California Bar and admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in California.
Ms. Scott serves on the board of a San Diego nonprofit literacy organization focusing on early juvenile intervention and rehabilitation.