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Company: Apple Inc.
Current Parent CompanyApple Inc.
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Penalty: $6,645,440
Year: 2020
Date: September 15, 2020
Offense Group: consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: consumer protection violation
Violation Description: Apple agreed to pay more than $6 million to settle litigation alleging it issued iPhone 4S system updates that caused wifi and Bluetooth connectivity problems.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: private litigation
Court: Santa Clara County (CA) Superior Court
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Case ID: 2014-1-CV262989
Case Name: Butler v. Apple Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: California
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Current Parent: computers
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