U.S. v. Francis Alvarez


Francis Alvarez was charged with engaging in a conspiracy to suppress and eliminate competition by fixing prices for freight forwarding services provided in the United States and elsewhere from as early as September 2010 and continuing until at least August 2014.

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Information (October 02, 2019)

Case Open Date: 
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Case Name: 
United States v. Francis Alvarez
Case Type: 
Case Violation: 
Price Fixing - Horizontal
Alvarez; Francis Alvarez; Freight Forwarders; Central Freight; Forwarders
Freight Forwarders
Industry Code: 
Freight Forwarding
Freight Transportation Arrangement
Antitrust Division
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Updated June 4, 2020