Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
HannStar Display Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
HannStar Display
Penalty: 
$30,000,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
June 29, 2010
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

A Taiwan thin-film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panel producer and seller agreed to plead guilty and to pay a $30 million criminal fine for its role in a global conspiracy to fix the prices of TFT-LCD panels.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
Taiwan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
computer monitors
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Parent company note: 
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