Dutch Antitrust Agency Probes TUI Over Price-Fixing

Law360, New York (January 25, 2011, 4:17 PM EST) -- The Dutch competition watchdog on Tuesday began investigating whether the local subsidiary of U.K.-based leisure travel company TUI Travel PLC engaged in a price-fixing scheme.

TUI Nederland said that the Netherlands Competition Authority launched a review this morning to examine whether the company took part in any illegal price-fixing activities within the travel industry.

TUI Nederland will cooperate fully with the investigation and awaits the outcome of the examination with confidence, the company said.

The Dutch subsidiary of travel group Thomas Cook Group PLC has also...
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