Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Cincinnati Life Insurance Company
Current Parent Company: 
Cincinnati Financial
Penalty: 
$1,900,000
Year: 
2004
Date: 
January 16, 2004
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

Cincinnati Life agreed to pay up to $1.9 million to resolve litigation alleging racially discriminatory practices by Inter-Ocean Insurance Company, which it acquired in 1973.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Butler County (OH) Court of Common Pleas
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case Name: 
Cone v. Cincinnati Life Insurance Company
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Ohio
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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