Cartel Enforcement Year in Review: 2019 | Practical Law

Cartel Enforcement Year in Review: 2019 | Practical Law

This Article reviews the cartel enforcement actions brought by the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in 2019. After years of focusing on a handful of cartels, in 2019 the DOJ issued charges and obtained guilty pleas and convictions in thirteen different cartels, though brought far fewer charges and collected less in fines than in years past.

Cartel Enforcement Year in Review: 2019

Practical Law Article w-023-6426 (Approx. 7 pages)

Cartel Enforcement Year in Review: 2019

by Practical Law Antitrust
Published on 28 Jan 2020USA (National/Federal)
This Article reviews the cartel enforcement actions brought by the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice (DOJ) in 2019. After years of focusing on a handful of cartels, in 2019 the DOJ issued charges and obtained guilty pleas and convictions in thirteen different cartels, though brought far fewer charges and collected less in fines than in years past.