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2014-03-14 12:31:52

CHARLESTON, W.Va., March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Claims Administrator for the DRAM Settlement Fund by order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Settlements totaling $310 million have been reached with 12 manufacturers of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) over accusations of price fixing. Class counsel and state Attorneys General alleged that the price fixing caused millions of consumers and businesses in West...

2014-03-06 12:31:54

ST. PAUL, Minn., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Claims Administrator for the DRAM Settlement Fund by order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Settlements totaling $310 million have been reached with 12 manufacturers of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) over accusations of price fixing. Class counsel and state Attorneys General alleged that the price fixing caused millions of consumers and businesses in...

2014-03-06 12:30:41

RICHMOND, Va., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Claims Administrator for the DRAM Settlement Fund by order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Settlements totaling $310 million have been reached with 12 manufacturers of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) over accusations of price fixing. Class counsel and state Attorneys General alleged that the price fixing caused millions of consumers and businesses in Virginia...

2014-03-04 12:30:04

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Claims Administrator for the DRAM Settlement Fund by order of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Settlements totaling $310 million have been reached with 12 manufacturers of Dynamic Random Access Memory (DRAM) over accusations of price fixing. Class counsel and certain state Attorneys General alleged that the price fixing caused millions of consumers and businesses from...

2013-09-26 16:21:51

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today after the U.S. Department of Justice announced that an additional nine Japan-based auto parts producers, along with two executives, pled guilty and agreed to fines of almost three-quarters of a billion dollars for their illegal activities to fix prices on auto parts. (Logo:...

eBook Publishers Once Again Conspiring With Apple, Claims DOJ
2013-08-09 11:10:35

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Several weeks after the US Department of Justice (DOJ) ruled Apple played a “central role” in an e-book price fixing scheme, it is claiming Apple is conspiring with the publishers once more. Earlier this week five major US book publishers issued a court filing to the DOJ challenging the penalties the DOJ has proposed for Apple. The department is now saying the publishers have “banded together once again” just as they were...

Panasonic Guilty Price Fixing Scheme
2013-07-19 15:05:21

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Panasonic and its subsidiary SANYO are among a handful of electronics firms being tried for price fixing by the US Department of Justice. According to documents from the DOJ, Panasonic and Sanyo agreed to plead guilty and pay fines in separate price-fixing conspiracies. Panasonic will pay $45.8 million in fines for an automotive parts conspiracy while SANYO will pay a $10.73 million fine for the role it played in a...

Apple Ebook Price Fixing
2013-07-11 08:57:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online US District Court Judge Denise Cote ruled yesterday that there was "compelling evidence" Apple had colluded to raise the cost of e-books. Five other publishers have also been accused of working together with Apple to get Amazon to push up their $9.99 price point, each of which had already settled before Apple landed in court. The US Department of Justice (DOJ) filed the suit against Apple and the five publishers last year on claims...

Apple VP Testifies For DOJ
2013-06-14 15:42:55

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Yesterday, Apple´s senior vice president of Internet software and services Eddy Cue showed up in a Manhattan court to testify before the Department of Justice (DOJ) about claims of the iPad maker´s alleged price fixing scheme for ebooks. The DOJ has been working to bring Apple into court on charges they conspired with five book publishers to raise the prices of ebooks above Amazon´s long-held $9.99 price point. Cue...

Apple Denies DOJ Price Fixing EBook Allegations
2013-06-04 11:25:05

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Apple and the Department of Justice (DOJ) began what is expected to be a three-week long courtroom battle yesterday in a case concerning alleged antitrust behavior by the iPad maker. Last year the DOJ lobbed an antitrust lawsuit at Apple, claiming they and five other publishers had conspired to fix their book prices and band together to beat Amazon. Each of the five publishers settled with the DOJ in the months following this...