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Company: Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.
Current Parent CompanyDairy Farmers of America (DFA)
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Penalty: $50,000,000
Year: 2016
Date: June 7, 2016
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Mega-ScandalPrice Fixing
Violation Description: Dairy Farmers of America agreed to pay $50 million to settle its role in litigation involving anti-competitive practices in the milk processing industry in the Northeast.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: private litigation
Court: District of Vermont
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Case ID: 5:09cv230
Case Name: Allen et al v. Dairy Farmers of America, Inc. et al
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Missouri
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: cooperative
Major Industry of Current Parent: food products
Specific Industry of Current Parent: food products
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