EU Raids Sara Lee's Dutch Office

Law360, New York (June 20, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- European Commission authorities have reportedly raided the Netherlands office of Sara Lee Corp. as part of an ongoing antitrust investigation.

A spokesman for Sara Lee said that U.S. company's household and body care unit in Utrecht was visited on Tuesday by EC investigators, Reuters reported Friday.

“They requested some information and we provided it. We're fully cooperating with the authorities in their efforts,” company spokesman Ernesto Duran said.

Sara Lee's Senior Corporate Communications Manager Alissa Bolton did not immediately return calls for comment.

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