Major Airline Carrier Successfully Defended in Antitrust Price-Fixing Investigation
A major airline carrier was successfully defended by The Blanch Law Firm in a massive federal case involving air cargo price-fixing. In one of the largest criminal antitrust investigations in U.S. history, other defendants plead guilty, had executives sent to prison, and paid more than $1.7 billion in fines; our client plead not guilty and was successfully defended.
Charge: Antitrust Price-Fixing
Facing: 19 executives have been charged with wrongdoing – four have gone to prison – and 21 airlines have coughed up more than $1.7 billion in fines.
Result: No criminal charges filed against our client.