In this issue:

- The U.S. DOJ Secures Two Extraditions of Foreign Nationals on Antitrust Charges: Who Is Next?

- U.S. Circuit Courts Limit Reach of Sherman Act Against Asian Cartel

- Mark Rosman, Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Former Lead Prosecutor with the DOJ, Testifies Before the United States Senate on Cartel Enforcement

- Excerpt from The U.S. DOJ Secures Two Extraditions of Foreign Nationals on Antitrust Charges: Who Is Next?:

On April 4, 2014, the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that it successfully secured the extradition of an Italian national for his alleged role in a marine hose bid-rigging conspiracy—its first-ever extradition of a foreign national based solely on antitrust charges. The DOJ alleged that Romano Pisciotti, a former executive with Parker ITR SRL, a marine hose manufacturer based in Veniano, Italy, entered into an agreement to allocate shares of the marine hose market, to fix prices for marine hose, and to not compete for customers through submitting intentionally high prices or bids or not bidding at all. On April 24, 2014, the DOJ announced that Mr. Pisciotti pleaded guilty, and he was sentenced to serve two years in prison.

Please see full newsletter below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Written by:

Published In:

DOJ

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

© Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati | Attorney Advertising

Don't miss a thing! Build a custom news brief:

Read fresh new writing on compliance, cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, whistleblowers, social media, hiring & firing, patent reform, the NLRB, Obamacare, the SEC…

…or whatever matters the most to you. Follow authors, firms, and topics on JD Supra.

Create your news brief now - it's free and easy »

All the intelligence you need, in one easy email:

Great! Your first step to building an email digest of JD Supra authors and topics. Log in with LinkedIn so we can start sending your digest...

Sign up for your custom alerts now, using LinkedIn ›

* With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name.
×
Loading...
×
×