Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Caledonia Investments
Penalty: 
$480,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
August 10, 2016
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
premerger notification violation
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department's Antitrust Division, at the request of the Federal Trade Commission, filed a civil antitrust lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. against Caledonia Investments plc for violating the premerger notification and waiting period requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act of 1976 when it acquired voting securities of Bristow Group Inc. in February 2014. At the same time, the department filed a proposed settlement, subject to approval by the court, under which Caledonia Investments has agreed to pay a $480,000 civil penalty to resolve the lawsuit.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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