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Smithfield Foods

Smithfield Foods Settles Pork Price-Fixing Suit

Smithfield Foods announced it would pay $83 million to settle a court case that involved direct-purchaser class claims involving multiple companies in the pork...

Judge To Approve $165M Capacitor Antitrust Settlement

A California federal judge was asked on Thursday to approve $165 million in new settlement agreements with the makers of an electronic component to...
Price-Fixing

Chicken Price-Fixing Suit Ends In Mistrail Again

The US Department of Justice has once again failed to prove price-fixing in the chicken industry. Now, before it tries for a third time,...
Price-Fixing

Sen. Warren Urges DOJ To Take On Price-Fixing

US Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat who has argued for the breakup of tech giants like Amazon, Google and Facebook, has urged the Justice...
StarKist

StarKist Wants Price-Fixing Case Ruling Thrown Out Due Over Judge’s Stock...

Class certification decisions made by US District Judge Janis Sammartino should be thrown out, tuna company StarKist and its parent company Dongwon Industries argued...
Price-Fixing

Lawyers In Chicken Price-Fixing Case Seek $35M Payout

A plaintiffs' class of restaurants, grocery stores and other commercial outlets has asked a Chicago federal judge to award US$35 million in legal fees...
Fiat

Fiat Chrysler Settles US Price-Fixing Suit

The US Justice Department (DOJ) on Thursday announced a $305 million civil settlement between Fiat Chrysler and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in a...
Price

Plus Factors in Price-Fixing Litigation

By: Christopher R. Leslie (CLS Blue Sky Blog) Antitrust plaintiffs typically rely on circumstantial evidence when pursuing price-fixing claims, because price-fixing conspirators usually conceal their collusion...
Chicken Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings, Sonic & Jimmy John’s Sue Pork Produces For...

Three major chains have filed lawsuits against pork producers and a third-party pricing company accusing them of working together to fix their prices. Sonic Drive-In,...
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Carrot Farmers Spark Price-Fixing Seed Probe In India

An Indian antitrust investigation into suspected price collusion by some prominent global agricultural firms was triggered by farmers who complained about excessive pricing of...
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