Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Herman Miller, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Herman Miller Inc.
Penalty: 
$750,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
March 25, 2008
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Herman Miller agreed to pay $750,000 to New York, Michigan and Illinois to settle a lawsuit concerning its Minimum Advertised Price Program with retailers.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous manufacturing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
office furniture
Source of Data: 

Herman Miller, Inc., Announces Settlement with New York Attorney General, PR Newswire, March 25, 2008 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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