Hitachi-LG Exec Seeks Reduced Sentence In Bid-Rigging Case

Law360, New York (June 6, 2012, 5:56 PM EDT) -- A Hitachi-LG Data Storage Inc. manager who admitted to rigging bids for the sale of optical disk drives asked a California federal court Tuesday for a reduced sentence, saying his relatively clean criminal record merits leniency.

Sik Hur, also known as Daniel Hur, in a sentencing memorandum asked for a reduced sentence of 210 days imprisonment and a $25,000 fine, saying that a stricter sentence was not necessary to demonstrate to him the seriousness of his role in the alleged antitrust conspiracy.

“Given Hur's work ethic,...
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