AUO Execs Can't Leave US Amid Antitrust Case: Judge

Law360, New York (August 20, 2010, 5:33 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has ruled that the CEO and three other leaders of AU Optronics Corp. must surrender their passports as the U.S. government prosecutes them for allegedly participating in a $500 million price-fixing scheme in the thin-film transistor liquid crystal display panel market.

Judge Susan Illston of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California ruled Thursday that CEO Lai-Juh Chen, directors Hsuan Bin Chen and Hui Hsiung, and manager Tsannrong Lee are not allowed to travel outside the U.S. without the permission...
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