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Chicken industry execs ‘secretly ganged up’ to amass profits, US DOJ tells jurors in third retrial of price-fixing case

By Khushita Vasant
  • 08 Jun 2022 04:22
  • 08 Jun 2022 04:22
Five chicken industry executives “secretly ganged up” to rig prices of broiler chicken for years and stacked the deck in their favor at the expense of customers, the US Department of Justice told jurors today at an unprecedented third trial in the criminal antitrust case.
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Khushita Vasant

Chief Antitrust Correspondent, US

Khushita covers US antitrust enforcement and litigation for MLex. A former Brussels hand, she wrote about about antitrust & mergers for the Policy and Regulatory Report (PaRR), she has covered the EU's actions against Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to name a few. Khushita specialises in tech and patent policy coverage which featured in the Concurrences Antitrust Writing Awards. Previously as a financial journalist for The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires, she wrote about monetary policy and the bond and currency markets. Khushita studied journalism at Mumbai University, and received an Erasmus Mundus scholarship for a masters from universities in Germany and Austria.

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