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Pacific Seafood faces another anti-trust lawsuit

UNITED STATES
Friday, January 23, 2015, 23:50 (GMT + 9)

Pacific Seafood is facing a new lawsuit filed by a group of fishermen in Oregon, just as the company was preparing to sign an agreement to buy 90 per cent stake in Ocean Gold Seafoods Inc. Fishermen claimed the company has violated the terms of an earlier agreement in a class-action anti-trust lawsuit, that took place in 2012. Under the settlement, Pacific Seafood agreed not to renew an ongoing marketing arrangement it had with Ocean Gold, the largest processors of whiting on the Northwest coast of the US. The group of fishermen are now filing a new lawsuit as they became aware that Pacific Seafood was negotiating again with Ocean Gold. Meanwhile, Dan Occhipinti, Pacific Seafood general counsel said, “We expect this complaint will be dismissed in short order," The Oregonian informed. The plaintiffs in the earlier lawsuit, Todd and Lloyd Whaley claimed the p... FULL STORY

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Pacific Seafood faces another anti-trust lawsuit
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