Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Sotheby's Holdings Inc.
Date:October 5, 2000
Primary Offense:price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Sotheby's Holdings Inc. agreed to plead guilty and pay a $45 million criminal fine for fixing the price of commission rates charged to sellers of art, antiques, and other collectibles at auctions.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:New York
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent:auction house
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