On 24 August 2020, Safran SA, a French technology group, entered into a deed of settlement with National Grid Electricity Transmission plc as part of the latter’s claim for follow-on damages against Safran and 19 other defendants which were found to have been part of a power cables cartel. In 2015, National Grid and Scottish Power brought claims relating to 127 projects over a 10-year period. The claims were transferred to the CAT in February 2020. NKT A/S and NKT Verwaltungs GmbH settled with National Grid on 7 September 2020, while Scottish Power settled its claim on 29 July 2020. The trial was scheduled to begin on 4 November 2020.