Eagle Eyes Fined $5M In Auto Light Price-Fixing Case

Law360, Los Angeles (October 16, 2012, 9:18 PM EDT) -- Taiwanese auto lights manufacturer Eagle Eyes Traffic Industrial Co. Ltd and U.S. subsidiary E-Light Automotive Inc. were ordered to pay $5 million after pleading guilty Tuesday to taking part in an international conspiracy to fix aftermarket light prices, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.

Tuesday’s guilty plea and sentence in California federal court marked a dramatic close to criminal charges against Eagle Eye and Chino, Calif.-based E-Light over their role in the seven-year conspiracy, which carried possible fines of up to $100 million for the two...
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