Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Blockbuster Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
DISH Network
Penalty: 
$22,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
July 19, 2010
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Americans with Disabilities Act
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department announced a settlement agreement under the Americans with Disabilities Act with Blockbuster Inc. to ensure equal access to its stores nationwide for individuals with disabilities who use service animals.

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: 
Colorado
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
Specific Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
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Parent company note: 
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