Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron USA, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$1,144,500
Year: 
2011
Date: 
September 30, 2011
Primary Offense: 
federal leasing royalty violation
Violation Description: 

Company knowingly or willfully claimed transportation allowances on 15 Section 6 leases (which expressly bar such deductions) for 5 months.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Interior Department Office of Natural Resources Revenue
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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