Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Blue Ridge Mountain Resources
Penalty: 
$250,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
March 10, 2016
Primary Offense: 
accounting fraud or deficiencies
Violation Description: 

The SEC settled charges against Texas-based oil company Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation and several individuals, including a company consultant, for deficient evaluation of the company's internal controls over financial reporting, and failures to maintain internal control over financial reporting between Dec. 31, 2011 and Sept. 30, 2013.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Securities and Exchange Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.