Lawyers: New evidence strengthens salmon price-fixing lawsuit

Published on
March 29, 2021

Last week, a motion to dismiss a class-action lawsuit filed in the United States against four major Norwegian salmon farming firms was denied, allowing the suit to proceed. The lawsuit, filed in Miami, Florida, U.S.A. in 2019, makes the claim that major players in Norway's farmed salmon industry exchanged competitively sensitive information among themselves, with the aim of artificially controlling the price of farm-raised salmon sold in the United States. Lawyers from the two law firms…

Photo courtesy of Podhurst Orseck and Hausfeld LLP

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