Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Jones Act Carriers Agree to $3.4 Million Settlement Over Price Fixing Claims

Jones Act shipping companies Sea Star Line and Horizon Lines have agreed to pay a combine $3.4 million to settle claims of their involvement in a price fixing scheme related to government transportation contracts.

March 11, 2014
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Monday, December 9, 2013

Ex-Sea Star President Sentenced to Five Years in Prison Over Price Fixing Conspiracy

The former president of Sea Star Line LLC was sentenced to serve five years in prison and to pay a $25,000 criminal fine for his participation in a conspiracy to fix rates and surcharges for freight transported by water between the continental United States and Puerto Rico.

December 9, 2013
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