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“Leniency Plus” and its Potential Minuses

BY | January 21, 2019

By Tara L. Reinhart –  Many companies avail themselves of the Antitrust Division’s “leniency plus” policy. Leniency plus allows companies pleading guilty to price-fixing of one product to receive a…

By Tara L. Reinhart – 

Many companies avail themselves of the Antitrust Division’s “leniency plus” policy. Leniency plus allows companies pleading guilty to price-fixing of one product to receive a significantly reduced fine if, at the same time, they obtain leniency for reporting illegal conduct related to one or more additional products. The benefits are significant, but companies taking advantage of leniency plus also face risks. First, the burdens of cooperation can be immen

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