Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Inter-Tel Technologies Inc.
Penalty: 
$8,710,000
Year: 
2004
Date: 
December 8, 2004
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Secondary Offense: 
bid-rigging
Violation Description: 

Inter-Tel Technologies Inc., a subsidiary of Inter-Tel Incorporated, agreed to plead guilty and to pay a total of $8.71 million criminal fine, civil settlement, and restitution relating to charges of bid rigging and wire fraud in connection with the Federal Communication Commission's E-Rate program.

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