Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ZAO Hewlett-Packard A.O. and Hewlett-Packard Polska, Sp. Z o.o. and Hewlett-Packard Mexico, S. de R.L. de C.V.
Current Parent Company: 
HP Inc.
Penalty: 
$76,760,224
Year: 
2014
Date: 
September 11, 2014
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Violation Description: 

ZAO Hewlett-Packard A.O., a subsidiary of what was then Hewlett-Packard Company, pleaded guilty to felony violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act involving bribes to Russian government officials. In addition an H-P Polish subsidiary signed a deferred prosecution agreement and a Mexican subsidiary signed a non-prosecution agreement relating to other FCPA charges. In total, the three H-P entities agreed to pay $76,760,224 in criminal penalties and forfeiture.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Criminal Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Prosecution Agreement: 
plea & deferred prosecution agreement & non-prosecution agreement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
computers
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Parent company note: 
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