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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: Chinook Global Limited
Penalty: $2,275,454
Year: 2009
Date: December 2, 2009
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: A group of 11 companies agreed to pay a total of $25.03 million to settle multistate litigation alleging they conspired to fix the prices of vitamins added to foods such as ready-to-eat cereals. The announcement did not specify how much each company would pay. Here we assume the total was divided equally among them.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
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