Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Las Vegas Sands Corp.
Penalty: 
$6,960,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
January 19, 2017
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: 

Las Vegas Sands Corp., a Nevada-based gaming and resort company, agreed to pay a $6.96 million criminal penalty to resolve the government's investigation into violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act in connection with business transactions in China and Macao.

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: 
Nevada
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
entertainment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
casinos
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.