Henkel Takes Detergent Cartel Doc Fight To EU High Court

Law360, New York (July 29, 2013, 6:42 PM EDT) -- Henkel AG has asked the European Union's highest court to reconsider letting it use documents from the European Commission's investigation of a laundry detergent cartel to defend itself against a €92 million ($122 million) price-fixing fine in France, according to a notice published Saturday.

The General Court ruled in March that there was no real point in Henkel's appeal of the EC's refusal once the French Competition Authority completed its investigation and said it didn't need the materials Henkel sought. But Henkel took the case to...
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