U.S. v. Victor Btesh, et al.

Overview: 

Victor Btesh, Bruce Fish, BDF Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a “The Big Lebowski”, Michelle’s DVD Funhouse, Inc. d/b/a “The Amazing Express”, MJR Prime, LLC d/b/a “Ready 2 Go”, and Prime Brooklyn, LLC d/b/a “Super Super Fast”, knowingly entered into and engaged in a combination and conspiracy to suppress and eliminate competition by fixing prices for DVDs and Blu-Ray Discs sold through the Amazon Marketplace platform to customers located throughout the United States. The charged conspiracy began at least as early as October 2016 and continued until at least October 29, 2019. All indicted defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

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Indictment (March 16, 2022)

Case Open Date: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Case Name: 
United States v. Victor Btesh; Bruce Fish; BDF Enterprises, Inc.; Michelle’s DVD Funhouse Inc.; MJR Prime, LLC; and Prime Brooklyn, LLC
Case Type: 
Criminal
Case Violation: 
Price Fixing - Horizontal
Tags: 
Victor Btesh
Bruce Fish
BDF Enterprises Inc. d/b/a “The Big Lebowski”
Michelle’s DVD Funhouse Inc. d/b/a “The Amazing Express”
MJR Prime LLC
Prime Brooklyn LLC
Amazon Marketplace and DVDs and Blu-Ray Discs
Market: 
DVDs - Electronics Stores (DVD retail)
Industry Code: 
Electronics Stores
Component: 
Antitrust Division
Case Documents: 
Updated May 18, 2022