price fixing

Samsung-Led Cartel Fined $US404m In Price-Fixing Scandal

Samsung-Led Cartel Fined $US404m In Price-Fixing Scandal

Nine chip makers – including heavy hitters like Samsung and Hitachi – have collectively been fined $US404 million by the European Commission over DRAM price fixing. Cartels: they’re not just for drug lords anymore.

AT&T Sues The Pants Off Of Price Fixing LCD Manufacturers

AT&T Sues The Pants Off Of Price Fixing LCD Manufacturers

AT&T and the LCD industry make for strange courtfellows, but wait’ll you hear what for: AT&T claims that due to LCD price fixing by LG and Sharp, they’ve overpaid for 300 million handsets. Interestingly, they’re not thrilled about this.