For the first time, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has successfully litigated an extradition of a foreign national on an antitrust charge. This extradition shows that the DOJ is still pursuing individuals it charged several years ago with criminal price-fixing conduct and is a watershed moment in DOJ criminal enforcement of the antitrust laws.
First Successful Extradition of Foreign National for Price-Fixing Violation
By McDermott Will & Emery on April 7, 2014
Posted In Cartel Enforcement, DOJ Developments, German Developments