Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dead Sea Bromine Company Ltd.
Penalty: 
$7,000,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
July 27, 2000
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

An Israeli chemical company, Dead Sea Bromine Company Ltd., agreed to plead guilty and pay a $7 million criminal fine for participating in a price fixing conspiracy to suppress and eliminate competition in connection with the sale of certain flame retardant and fumigant products in the United States.

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