Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chunghwa Picture Tubes
Current Parent Company: 
Tatung
Penalty: 
$350,502
Year: 
2015
Date: 
May 15, 2015
Primary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced settlements totaling $44 million from seven liquid crystal display (LCD) manufacturers accused of engaging in a price-fixing conspiracy that drove up prices consumers paid on items like TVs, laptops and cell phones.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Washington Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Washington
HQ Country of Parent: 
Taiwan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
electronic equipment
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.