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16/12/2011

Texas Business Owner Pleads Guilty To Federal Crimes Related To Trafficking Counterfeit Circuit Breakers Following Civil Suit by Schneider Electric

PALATINE, Ill. – December 19, 2011 – Schneider Electric, a global specialist in energy management, today announced that on December 7, 2011, Texas business owner Tamas Toldy pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of mail fraud and one count of trafficking in counterfeit circuit breakers, following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations Directorate (“ICE HSI”). Toldy owns and operates Pioneer Breaker & Control Supply in Austin, Texas and a related online sales and marketing entity, Nick’s Sales