Nation’s Largest Seafood Company On The Hook In Fisherman Antitrust Litigation
A federal judge in Oregon has certified a class of fishermen in an antitrust lawsuit against Pacific Seafood Group, the nation’s largest seafood company.
The plaintiffs in Whaley et al. v. Pacific Seafood Group, et al.
claim that defendants, Pacific Seafood and Ocean Gold Seafoods, Inc., used market shares of 50 to 70 percent to monopolize the Dungeness crab, Oregon coldwater shrimp, groundfish, and whiting...