SUMMARY OF ANTITRUST ENFORCEMENT ACTIONS
FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
FOR TUESDAY, FEB. 18, 1992 THROUGH FRIDAY, FEB. 21, 1992
U.S. v. Hussmann Corporation, et al.
Criminal No.: (N.D. I11.)
One-count indictment returned in U.S. District
Court in Chicago, Illinois, charging Hussmann Corporation of Bridgeton,
Missouri and Alex Janows & Company and its president, Sherwin
Janows, both of Chicago, with violating Section 1 of the Sherman
Act (15 U.S.C. § 1) by participating in a bid-rigging conspiracy
between 1984 and 1988 for contracts on food service equipment
projects that include construction of commercial kitchens, cafeterias,
dining areas and other facilities which provide food and beverage
in the greater Chicago metropolitan area and surrounding cities.
Copies of legal filings are available from the Legal Procedure Unit,
Antitrust Division, Room 3233, Telephone No.: 514-2481.