Violation Tracker Current Parent Company Summary
Current Parent Company Name: Global Payments Inc.
Ownership Structure: publicly traded (ticker symbol GPN)
Headquartered in: Georgia
Major Industry: financial services
Specific Industry: payment processing
Penalty total since 2000: $86,247,739
Number of records: 6
|Top 5 Offense Groups (Groups Defined)||Penalty Total||Number of Records
|Top 5 Primary Offense Types||Penalty Total||Number of Records
|consumer protection violation||$84,012,450||2|
|investor protection violation||$2,160,000||1|
|wage and hour violation||$75,289||3|
: Parent-subsidiary linkages are based on relationships current as of the latest revision listed in the Update Log
, which may vary from what was the case when a violation occurred. The penalty totals are adjusted to account for the fact that the individual entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. The totals are also adjusted to reflect cases in which federal and state or local agencies cooperated and issued separate announcements of the outcome. Duplicate or overlapping penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the list below.
: Subsidy Tracker data on financial assistance to this company by federal, state and local government agencies can be found here
For an overview of assistance this company is receiving under the CARES Act, see its Covid Stimulus Watch summary page here
Individual Penalty Records:
Click on the company or penalty amount for more information on each case.
|Company||Primary Offense Type||Year||Agency||Penalty Amount .
|Central Payment Co.||consumer protection violation||2022||private lawsuit-federal||$84,000,000
|Heartland Payment Systems, LLC||investor protection violation||2018||SEC||$2,160,000
|Total System Services Inc||wage and hour violation||2014||WHD||$32,095
|Central Payment Co., LLC||wage and hour violation||2014||WHD||$29,634
|Central Payment Co., LLC||wage and hour violation||2014||WHD||$13,560
|Heartland Payment Systems, LLC dba HPS Heartland Payroll Solutions, Inc.||consumer protection violation||2019||CT-BKG||$12,450