Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Family Dollar Stores Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Dollar Tree
Penalty: 
$75,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
July 7, 2009
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that nine children's product manufacturers, importers and sellers agreed to pay a total of more than $500,000 in civil penalties for allegedly violating the federal lead paint ban.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
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.