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Company: Williams Companies
Current Parent CompanyWilliams Companies
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Penalty: $12,000,000
Year: 2023
Date: July 11, 2023
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: Williams Companies and several affiliates agreed to pay $12 million to Wisconsin natural gas buyers to settle litigation alleging they were part of a price-fixing conspiracy in the early 2000s.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: private litigation
Court: Western District of Wisconsin
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Case ID: 3:07-cv-00076
Case Name: Arandell Corporation v. Xcel Energy Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Oklahoma
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: oil and gas
Specific Industry of Current Parent: oil & gas
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