Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dollar General
Current Parent Company: 
Dollar General
Penalty: 
$220,318
Year: 
2009
Date: 
March 3, 2009
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
Family and Medical Leave Act
Violation Description: 

In addition to $147,884 in damages, the plaintiff was awarded $72,434 in legal fees.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Middle District of Tennessee
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
3:05-cv-0840
Case Name: 
Bryant v. Dollar General Corporation
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-discount stores
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.