Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:July 18, 2013
Primary Offense:price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Panasonic Corp. and its subsidiary, SANYO Electric Co. Ltd., agreed to plead guilty and to pay a total of $56.5 million in criminal fines for their roles in separate price-fixing conspiracies involving automotive parts and battery cells.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:Japan
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Parent:consumer electronics
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