Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Eli Lilly & Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Eli Lilly
Penalty: 
$160,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
July 25, 2002
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
privacy violation
Violation Description: 

Eli Lilly & Co. agreed to strengthen its privacy protections and pay $160,000 to resolve multistate litigation aimed at protecting consumers whose sensitive and personal data is collected by the company.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Indiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
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Parent company note: 
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