Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
DirecTV LLC
Current Parent Company: 
AT&T
Penalty: 
$1,178,341
Year: 
2013
Date: 
October 1, 2013
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
disability discrimination
Violation Description: 

A state appeals court upheld the jury verdict on compensatory damages but ordered that the punitive damages issue be resolved in superior court, where a confidential settlement was reached.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Superior Court of State of California, County of Los Angeles
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
BC475999
Case Name: 
Salinda v. DirecTV LLC
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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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