Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
MOEX Offshore 2007 LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Mitsui
Penalty: 
$25,000,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
February 17, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

MOEX agreed to pay $25 million to five states to settle litigation relating to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. The breakdown was as follows: $6.75 million to Louisiana; $5 million each to Alabama, Florida and Mississippi; and $3.25 million to Texas. This was all part of a larger $90 million settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-moex-offsh....

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Japan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
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Parent company note: 
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