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Japanese Shipping Exec Gets 18 Months in Price-Fixing Scheme

BALTIMORE — A Japanese shipping company executive is going to U.S. federal prison for conspiring to fix prices for ocean shipments of vehicles.

The Justice Department says Toru Otoda, a former divisional manager at the company known as “K” Line, was sentenced Thursday in Baltimore to 18 months after pleading guilty to an antitrust violation. 96 more words

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French Dairy Cartel Busted After U.S.-Based General Mills Blows The Whistle

When you think of cartels and price fixing, what’s the first thing to come to mind? Probably drugs, oil, or electronics that fall off the back of a truck, but definitely not yogurt. 329 more words

Judges hear Apple's gripes over antitrust monitor

Though much of the business world is now focused on the Apple Watch launch, Apple’s lawyers today were still sweeping up after its messy iBooks launch of five years ago. 788 more words

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Big Pharma Criminality no Longer a Conspiracy Theory: Bribery, Fraud, Price Fixing now a matter of public record

Those of us who have long been describing the pharmaceutical industry as a “criminal racket” over the last few years have been wholly vindicated by recent news. 2,346 more words

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More on the big pharma corruption.........

I Want Price Controls Without People Controls

Nathan McRae                                                                                                                                                10-29-2014

This is an economic impossibility. Prices are created when buyers and sellers come to an agreement on the price of a specific product. 77 more words

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