Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Embraer S.A.
Current Parent Company: 
Embraer
Penalty: 
$107,285,090
Year: 
2016
Date: 
October 24, 2016
Primary Offense: 
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: 

Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer S.A. entered into an agreement to resolve criminal charges and agreed to pay a penalty of more than $107 million in connection with schemes involving the bribery of government officials in the Dominican Republic, Saudi Arabia and Mozambique, and to pay millions more in falsely recorded payments in India via a sham agency agreement.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Criminal Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Prosecution Agreement: 
deferred prosecution agreement
HQ Country of Parent: 
Brazil
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
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Parent company note: 
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