Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
AGA Medical Corporation
Penalty: 
$2,000,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
June 3, 2008
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: 

AGA Medical Corporation, a medical device manufacturer, agreed to pay a $2 million criminal penalty in connection with corrupt payments to Chinese government officials in violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Criminal Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Prosecution Agreement: 
deferred prosecution agreement
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