Basic Search  |  Summaries  |  Advanced Search

Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: Cablevision Systems Corporation
Current Parent CompanyAltice USA Inc.
Parent at the Time of the Penalty Announcement subscribe to see this data field
Recap of Ownership Changes subscribe to see this data field
Penalty: $179,000,000
Year: 2016
Date: September 12, 2016
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: Cablevision agreed to provide free services estimated to be worth at least $179 million to settle litigation alleging it improperly required cable customers to rent the company's set-top boxes.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: private litigation
Court: District of New Jersey
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Case ID: 2:10cv2190
Case Name: Marchese v. Cablevision Systems Corporation et al
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: New York
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: telecommunications
Specific Industry of Current Parent: telecommunications
Source of Data(click here)
Link to PACER Case Docket (must be logged in)(click here)
Link to Archived Court Document subscribe to see this data field
Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Violation Tracker Data Sources page for an updated link.
Current parent company note: Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.