Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Aflac Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Aflac
Penalty: 
$350,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 20, 2017
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Aflac agreed to pay $350,000 to settle multistate litigation regarding its use of the Social Security Administration's Death Master File.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Georgia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
Source of Data: 

Two Major Insurers Agree to Death Master File Settlements Totaling $600,000, States News Service, December 20, 2017 (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.