Auto Part Supplier Pleads Guilty to Price Scheme


The Detroit News - July 16, 2013

A 10th auto supplier has decided to plead guilty and pay $19 million in criminal fines in a wide-reaching government investigation into price-fixing and bid-rigging in the auto parts industry. The case is only time where the government identified that a US automaker, Ford Motor Co., was sold parts through the scheme, the Justice Department said.