| HBS Case Collection
(Revised May 2011)
Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group
Richard Wingfield considers whether to continue a cooperative agreement with industry peers in the deep-sea parcel tanker shipping industry. What are the economic and strategic implications of ending the agreement? What are the legal implications of continuing? Where is the line between cooperation and conspiracy, and what should a company do if the legality of a long-standing business practice comes into question?
Lawsuits and Litigation;
Agreements and Arrangements;