Execs Accused Of Illegally Importing Chinese Honey

Law360, New York (September 1, 2010, 3:40 PM EDT) -- Ten executives from German food conglomerate Alfred L. Wolff GmbH and one Chinese honey-producer executive have been accused of conspiring to illegally import honey from China into the U.S. in order to avoid $78 million in anti-dumping duties.

The executives were indicted Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on charges of conspiracy and importing honey that contained antibiotics.

The Alfred L. Wolff GmbH, a subsidiary of Wolff & Olsen GmbH & Co. KG, was indicted along with four sister subsidiary...
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