Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ValueAct
Penalty: 
$11,000,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
July 12, 2016
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
premerger notification violation
Violation Description: 

ValueAct agreed to pay $11 million to settle allegations that certain of its entities violated the reporting and waiting period requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976. As part of the settlement, ValueAct also agreed to injunctive relief designed to prevent future violations.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Antitrust Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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