Sixth Samsung exec headed for jail for DRAM price-fixing

Taylor, Colleen
April 2007
Electronic News;4/30/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 18, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. marketing vice president Il Ung Kim has agreed to plead guilty to his involvement in dynamic random-access memory (DRAM) price-fixing conspiracy at the U.S. District Court in San Francisco, California. The plea agreement required Kim to pay a criminal fine of $250,000. It also states that Kim participated in a conspiracy among certain DRAM producers as well as their officers and employees in the U.S. and other places.


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