Latest Price fixing Stories
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Lines, Inc. (NYSE: HRZ) today confirmed that it has entered into a plea agreement with the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ).
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As previously disclosed by Sasol Limited as part of its ongoing disclosures, the South African Competition Commission has been investigating the South African polymers industry.
WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A former executive from Chi Mei Optoelectronics Corporation (Chi Mei) has agreed to plead guilty and to serve jail in the United States for participating in a global conspiracy to fix the price of thin-film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels, the Department of Justice announced today.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers won a victory in their fight against a group of technology companies including Sony (NYSE: SNE), Hitachi (NYSE: HIT) and Philips (NYSE: PHG), who are accused of fixing prices of optical disc drives (ODD) common in computers, DVD and Blu-Ray players among other devices.
Fines Obtained in LCD Investigation Total More Than $890 Million WASHINGTON, June 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Taiwan thin-film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panel producer and seller has agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $30 million criminal fine for its role in a global conspiracy to fix the prices of TFT-LCD panels, the Department of Justice announced today. According to a one-count felony charge filed today in U.S.
NEW YORK, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Zwerling, Schachter & Zwerling, LLP ("Zwerling Schachter") and its South Korean co-counsel, We The People Law Group, announce that they have filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of all those who purchased or otherwise acquired the securities of LG Display Co., Ltd.
Fines in LCD Investigation Total More Than $860 Million WASHINGTON, June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal grand jury in San Francisco returned a superseding indictment against the largest Taiwanese thin-film transistor-liquid crystal display panels (TFT-LCD) producer and seller, its Houston-based American subsidiary, and six of its executives for participating in a conspiracy to fix prices of TFT-LCD panels, the Department of Justice announced today.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- A federal antitrust complaint was filed against nine firms including Dow Jones & Co., The New York Times, CNBC, CNN, MSNBC and others, for engaging in unlawful per se horizontal market division, customer allocation, and price fixing agreements with competitors in the market for bank rate websites throughout the United States.
Samsung, Infineon and Toshiba are at the top of the list of the worldâ€™s biggest memory chip makers being fined a total of 403 million US dollars by the European Commission on Wednesday for operating an illegal union, or cartel.
Global Price-Fixing Scheme Involves Tubes Used in Computer Monitors WASHINGTON, March 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A federal grand jury in San Francisco today returned an indictment against a former executive of a large Taiwan-based color display tube (CDT) manufacturing company for his participation in a global conspiracy to fix prices of CDTs, a type of cathode ray tube used in computer monitors and other specialized applications, the Department of Justice announced.