Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Federated Department Stores
Current Parent Company: 
Macy's
Penalty: 
$900,000
Year: 
2004
Date: 
August 10, 2004
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

The New York Attorney General announced settlements with two leading department store chains and two prominent manufacturers of tableware to resolve allegations that the companies conspired to limit distribution of products sold to consumers.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-department stores
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.