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United-States: The Court of Appeals of the 1st circuit upholds longest-ever antitrust sentence in the ocean freight rate fixing case (Frank Peake)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. A decision handed down by the Court of Appeals of the First Circuit on October 14, 2015 is an opportunity to look at the American criminal procedure applied following an antitrust trial concerning one of the most serious cartels ever dismantled in the United States (United States of America, Appellee, v. Frank Peake, Defendant, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit, No. 14-1088, Oct. 14, 2015). Before discussing this second episode of the saga, it is necessary to mention the first one: in a previous issue of this column, we commented on the record conviction of a company executive who had taken a decisive part in the ocean freight cartel (U.S. v. Frank

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Jean-Christophe Roda, United-States: The Court of Appeals of the 1st circuit upholds longest-ever antitrust sentence in the ocean freight rate fixing case (Frank Peake), 14 October 2015, Concurrences N° 1-2016, Art. N° 77955, pp. 230-231

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