Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:April 11, 2008
Offense Group:consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense:telecommunications violation
LG Electronics signed a consent decree with FCC and paid $1.7 million to resolve allegations that the company violated regulations requiring TV producers to include V-Chips enabling parents to block certain types of programming.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Federal Communications Commission
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:South Korea
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:diversified
Specific Industry of Parent:diversified
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