Acer Sues Toshiba, Samsung Over Disc Drive Price Fixing

Law360, Los Angeles (October 25, 2013, 8:58 PM ET) -- Electronics company Acer Inc. on Friday sued Toshiba Corp., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd and others in California federal court for their alleged roles in a conspiracy to fix the price of optical disc drives, a day after computing giant Hewlett-Packard Co. filed two similar lawsuits in Texas. 

In its suit, Acer took aim at Toshiba, Samsung and more than a dozen other electronics companies, alleging they violated the Sherman Act and California antitrust laws by illegally fixing prices for optical disc drives, which are used to...
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