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Company: Hitachi Automotive Systems Ltd.
Current Parent CompanyHitachi
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Penalty: $195,000,000
Year: 2013
Date: September 26, 2013
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: Nine Japan-based companies and two executives agreed to plead guilty and to pay a total of more than $740 million in criminal fines for their roles in separate conspiracies to fix the prices of more than 30 different products sold to U.S. car manufacturers and installed in cars sold in the United States and elsewhere.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: criminal
HQ Country of Current Parent: Japan
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: diversified
Specific Industry of Current Parent: diversified
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