Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lift Forwarders Inc.
Penalty: 
$140,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
October 17, 2007
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Secondary Offense: 
bid-rigging
Violation Description: 

An Oregon-based freight forwarder pleaded guilty to rigging bids and allocating shipments for its role in a conspiracy involving its participation in the U.S. Department of Defense program for shipping the household goods of military and civilian DOD personnel between the United States and foreign countries.

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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