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Company: Takata Corp.
Current Parent CompanyNingbo Joyson Electronic
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Penalty: $3,000,000
Year: 2018
Date: May 16, 2018
Offense Group: consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: consumer protection violation
Violation Description: Takata Corp. agreed to pay $7 million to Hawaii, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the State of New Mexico in settlement of allegations it knowingly sold airbags containing a chemical propellant that could degrade in a dangerous fashion. This settlement was separate from a larger multistate lawsuit.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Facility State: Hawaii
HQ Country of Current Parent: Japan
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: automotive parts
Specific Industry of Current Parent: automotive parts
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