General Court confirms liability in food-packaging cartel

Janith Aranze

06 December 2018

General Court confirms liability in food-packaging cartel

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Food-packaging manufacturer Coveris Rigid France has lost its appeal against a €4.7 million cartel fine, after it failed to convince the EU’s General Court that liability for its infringement should be passed on to a company that bought part of its business and was allegedly responsible for the conspiracy.