Midwest Renewable Energy, LLC v. Archer Daniels Midland Co. Case No. 20-CV-02212

August 4, 2020

On August 4, 2020, this Firm filed a proposed class action alleging manipulation of the May 2020 light sweet crude oil futures contract (including May 2020 contracts traded pursuant to Trading at Settlement (“TAS”) orders) traded on New York Mercantile Exchange (“NYMEX”) on April 20-21, 2020.  This is a proposed class action and the Class is defined as “All persons and entities that purchased and/or sold during the period from at least April 20, 2020 through at least April 21, 2020 a May 2020 light sweet crude oil (WTI) futures contract traded on the NYMEX.  Excluded from the Class are Defendants and their officers, directors, management, employees, subsidiaries, or affiliates and all federal governmental entities.”  For further information, please contact Christopher M. McGrath (cmcgrath@lshllp.com)