Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Helmerich & Payne Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Helmerich & Payne
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
July 30, 2009
Primary Offense: 
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: 

Helmerich & Payne Inc. entered into an agreement with the Department of Justice to resolve improper payments by H&P to government officials in Argentina and Venezuela in violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act .

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Criminal Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Prosecution Agreement: 
non-prosecution agreement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Oklahoma
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oilfield services and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oilfield services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.