Tag Archives: Anadarko

Financial Daily Dose 6.27.2019 | Top Story: DOJ Criminal Inquiry Into Chicken Industry Price Fixing

BY: Michael D. Reif | June 27, 2019

The DOJ has jumped on board claims made in existing civil class-action lawsuits and is considering criminal price-fixing charges against “some of the biggest American poultry companies, including Tyson Foods and Pilgrim’s Pride” based on allegation that Big Chicken “conspired to manipulate chicken prices” – NYTimes and Law360 Despite reportedly holding off on promised tariffs … Continue reading

Financial Daily Dose 5.10.2019 | Top Story: Chevron Concedes Anadarko Bidding War to Occidental

BY: Michael D. Reif | May 10, 2019

Chevron has dropped its $33 billion bid for Anadarko, ending the energy industry’s “fiercest takeover battle in 15 years” and leaving smaller rival Occidental “poised to become the dominant force in the largest oil field in the United States” – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg and MarketWatch and Law360 Markets clearly have an outcome in … Continue reading