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Friday, October 14, 2005

Record Price Fixing Fine Against Samsung

The DoJ announced yesterday that it had reached a potential settlement, including a fine of $ 300M,  with Samsung and its US subsidiaries in a price fixing investigation which has already resulted in guilty pleas from Hynix and Infineon.  The settlement is now before District Judge Phyllis Hamilton for approval.  Fines of $ 346 M have already been approved against other conspirators.  If approved, this fine will be the second highest  in a criminal antitrust case after the $ 500 M fine against Hoffmann-LaRouche sicx years ago.

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Thursday, October 13, 2005

Global Competition Law CLE at Indiana University-Indianapolis--Dec 7, 2005

From Professor Andrew Klein of Indiana University, Indianapolis School of Law:

Competition Law in a Global Context

Wednesday, December 7, 2005

8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.

6 hours of CLE credit (includes 1 hour of ethics credit)*

* Pending Approval

For more information:  http://www.indylaw.indiana.edu/cle/

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