Bill To Extend Antitrust Leniency Program Introduced

Law360, New York (April 27, 2010, 3:24 PM EDT) -- Three U.S. senators have unveiled a bill to extend the Antitrust Criminal Penalties Enforcement and Reform Act of 2004 to permanently authorize the provision of the law intended to encourage companies to participate in the U.S. Department of Justice's Antitrust Division's leniency program, which is set to expire in June.

Sen. Herb Kohl, D-Wis., introduced the Antitrust Criminal Penalties Enforcement and Reform Act of 2004 Extension Act of 2010 to the Senate Committee on the Judiciary on Monday, saying that extending the law will enable the...
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