Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Bank of America N.A.
Current Parent Company: 
Bank of America
Penalty: 
$370,000,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
September 13, 2012
Primary Offense: 
banking violation
Secondary Offense: 
discriminatory practices
Violation Description: 

Bank of America N.A. agreed to maintain revised policies, conduct employee training and pay compensation to victims to resolve allegations that it engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination on the basis of disability and receipt of public assistance in violation of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
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
Source Notes: 
If an online information source is not working, check the Violation Tracker Data Sources page for an updated link.
Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.