U.S. indicts two Japanese supplier executives for obstruction of justiceWed, 21, Sep 2016
A federal grand jury has indicted two Japanese executives on charges of conspiring to obstruct justice in a major escalation of the Department of Justice's ongoing price fixing investigation within the auto parts industry.
Supplier Alpha agrees to pay $9 million fine in U.S. price-fixing probeThu, 15, Sep 2016
Japanese door handle and lock supplier Alpha has agreed to pay a $9 million fine for its role in an international price-fixing conspiracy, the U.S. Justice Department said today.
Nissan, dealers fined $6.7 million over antitrust practices in SpainTue, 06, Sep 2016
Spanish competition regulator CNMC said Nissan's unit in the Iberian Peninsula and several of its dealers had been fined 6 million euros ($6.69 million) over antitrust practices.
Aisin Seiki, 3 other suppliers settle consumer suits over price fixingFri, 02, Sep 2016
Four more auto-parts suppliers agreed this week to pay $30 million in consumer settlements -- with one paying an additional $5.9 million to U.S. dealerships -- as part of class-action lawsuits that sprung from a massive U.S. antitrust price-fixing probe.