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Company: T-Mobile USA Inc.
Current Parent CompanyT-Mobile US
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Penalty: $90,000,000
Year: 2014
Date: December 19, 2014
Offense Group: consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: telecommunications violation
Violation Description: The FCC Enforcement Bureau and T-Mobile USA, Inc. entered into a Consent Decree as part of a global settlement totaling at least $90,000,000 in payments and restitution to consumers. This Consent Decree resolved allegations that T-Mobile charged consumers for third-party products and services that the consumers did not authorize, a practice that is more commonly known as cramming.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Federal Communications Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Washington
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: telecommunications
Specific Industry of Current Parent: telecommunications
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