Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ALLTEL Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Verizon Communications
Penalty: 
$1,325,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
December 3, 2007
Offense Group: 
miscellaneous offenses
Primary Offense: 
civil contempt
Secondary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

ALLTEL Corporation agreed to pay $1.325 million as part of a civil settlement with the Department of Justice and the state of Minnesota that resolved ALLTEL's alleged violations of two court orders entered in connection with ALLTEL's acquisition of Midwest Wireless Holdings LLC.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
Specific Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
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Parent company note: 
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