Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:December 15, 2010
Primary Offense:consumer protection violation
To settle multistate litigation, DirecTV agreed to pay $13.25 million plus restitution for customers who were subjected to the satellite TV company's allegedly misleading sales and marketing practices.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type:settlement
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:telecommunications
Specific Industry of Parent:telecommunications
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