Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CIGNA Health Care
Current Parent Company: 
Cigna
Penalty: 
$870,388
Year: 
2004
Date: 
December 7, 2004
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

CIGNA agreed to pay $870,388 in settlement of allegations it paid commissions to a broker in connection with the state employee dental plan, which was explicitly disallowed by the state when it was soliciting bids.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Connecticut Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Connecticut
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Connecticut
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
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Parent company note: 
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