Qantas Officials Not Off The Hook Yet In U.S.

Law360, New York (January 16, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Despite Qantas Airways Ltd.'s agreement to shell out $61 million for its involvement in an international air shipping cartel, two current and four former Qantas freight employees may still face possible investigation and prosecution in the United States.

According to the company's plea agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice, released on Monday, executives Peter Frampton, John Cooper, Stephen Cleary, Harold Pang, Desmond Church and Bruce McCaffrey could still be prosecuted for their roles in price-fixing for air-freight cargo.

Qantas pled guilty to violating the Sherman...
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