Former ALW Executive Ducks Prison In Honey Import Case

Law360, Chicago (August 29, 2012, 8:26 PM EDT) -- An Illinois federal judge sentenced a former Alfred L. Wolff Inc. executive to three years of probation on Wednesday for his role in an alleged $78 million Chinese honey import scheme, granting prosecutors' call for a lighter sentence based on his cooperation in the case.

Magnus von Buddenbrock, a onetime general manager of the U.S. affiliate of German-based food conglomerate Alfred L. Wolff GmbH, inked a plea deal in March in which he copped to one count of falsifying records to obstruct a government investigation and...
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