Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Bank of America
Current Parent Company: 
Bank of America
Penalty: 
$7,500
Year: 
2013
Date: 
January 2, 2013
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced an agreement with Bank of America to settle a claim that the mortgage lender refused to provide financing to a lesbian couple.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Housing and Urban Development Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
banking
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Parent company note: 
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