The US DoJ agrees to civil settlement with additional firm involved in bid rigging that targeted fuel supply contracts for US military bases in South Korea (Jier Shin Korea / Sang Joo Lee)

DOJ Agrees to Civil Settlement with Additional Firm Involved in Bid Rigging and Fraud Targeting Defense Department Fuel Supply Contracts for U.S. Military Bases in South Korea* South Korea-based company Jier Shin Korea Co. Ltd., and its president, Sang Joo Lee, have agreed to pay $2 million to the United States for civil antitrust and False Claims Act violations for their involvement in a bid-rigging conspiracy that targeted contracts to supply fuel to U.S. military bases in South Korea, the Department of Justice announced today. The United States previously reached civil settlements totaling over $205 million relating to the conspiracy with GS Caltex Corporation, Hanjin Transportation Co. Ltd., Hyundai

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US Department of Justice Antitrust Division, The US DoJ agrees to civil settlement with additional firm involved in bid rigging that targeted fuel supply contracts for US military bases in South Korea (Jier Shin Korea / Sang Joo Lee), 8 April 2020, e-Competitions April 2020, Art. N° 95068

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