SUMMARY OF ANTITRUST ENFORCEMENT
FOR PUBLIC RELEASE
FOR MONDAY, MAR. 23, 1992 THROUGH FRIDAY, MAR. 27, 1992
v. Jerry E. Dempsey, Sr.
Criminal No.: 4:92-CR-05-01-HLM (N.D. Ga.)
was filed in U.S. District Court in Rome, Georgia, charging Jerry
E. Dempsey, Sr. of Rome, Georgia, former vice president of Dempsey
Brothers Dairies, Inc., with conspiring to rig bids, in violation
of Section 1 of the Sherman Act, for the award and performance
of contracts to supply dairy products to public schools in various
school districts in Georgia, beginning at least as early as 1985
and continuing at least through June 1988.
||U.S. v. Jonathan
Criminal No.: 92-10094-Y (D. Mass.)
was filed in U.S. District Court in Boston, Massachusetts, charging
Jonathan E. Rider of Essex, Massachusetts, with collusive bidding,
in violation of Section 1 of the Sherman Act, for the purchase
of antiques at the Harbour Court public auction in Newport, Rhode
Island on September 30 and October 1, 1987.
Copies of legal filings are
available from the Legal Procedure Unit, Antitrust Division, Room 3233,
Telephone No.: 514-2481.