Hitachi Pleads Guilty to Fixing Prices on LCD Panels

Hitachi has agreed to pay a $31 million fine after admitting to fixing prices on LCD screens sold to Dell from 2001 to 2004. Last year, LG Display, Sharp and Chungwa Picture Tubes also admitted to LCD price-fixing and ended up paying similar fines, totaling more than $600 million to the United States government. [… » 3/11/09 7:40pm 3/11/09 7:40pm