Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
UnitedHealth Group, Incorporated
Current Parent Company: 
UnitedHealth Group
Penalty: 
$15,875,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
February 25, 2008
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

UnitedHealth agreed to make $15 million in charitable contributions and pay $875,000 to the state to resolve litigation concerning its acquisition of Sierra Health Services Inc.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Nevada Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Nevada
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
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: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.