Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Qantas Airways Limited
Current Parent Company: 
Qantas Airways
Penalty: 
$61,000,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
November 27, 2007
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Australian-based Qantas Airways Limited has agreed to plead guilty and pay a $61 million criminal fine for its role in a conspiracy to fix rates for international air cargo shipments

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
Australia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
airlines
Specific Industry of Parent: 
airlines
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Parent company note: 
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