Ex-AUO Exec Says He's Not Liable For Price Fixing Outside US

Law360, New York (April 23, 2012, 3:08 PM EDT) -- A former AU Optronics Corp. executive on Friday asked a California federal court to overturn his conviction in a scheme to fix the prices of thin-film transistor liquid crystal display panels, saying he was not liable under the Sherman Act because the plot took place outside the U.S.

Former executive vice president Hui Hsiung, one of two top AUO officials convicted March 13 for their part in the conspiracy — in which executives of several electronics companies, including AUO, LG Display Co. Ltd. and Toshiba Corp....
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