Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Espar Inc.
Penalty: 
$14,900,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
June 25, 2015
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Espar Inc. has been sentenced to pay a $14.9 million criminal fine after pleading guilty to participating in a scheme to fix prices for parking heaters used in commercial vehicles.

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