Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Autoliv Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Autoliv
Penalty: 
$14,500,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
June 6, 2012
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Stockholm-based Autoliv Inc. agreed to plead guilty for its role in a conspiracy to fix prices of seatbelts, airbags and steering wheels installed in U.S. cars to one automobile manufacturer and a separate conspiracy to fix prices of seatbelts to another.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
Sweden
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
automotive parts
Specific Industry of Parent: 
automotive parts
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Parent company note: 
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