Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
MOEX Offshore 2007, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Mitsui
Penalty: 
$6,500,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
February 24, 2012
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Settlement concerning the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. MOEX had a 10 percent working interest in the offshore drilling vessel.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Texas Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
HQ Country of Parent: 
Japan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Source of Data: 

Deepwater Horizon Investor to Pay Penalties for 2010 Oil Spill, Fund Texas Gulf Coast Restoration, States News Service, February 24, 2012 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.