Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
FedEx Ground Package System
Current Parent Company: 
FedEx
Penalty: 
$1,221,941
Year: 
2008
Date: 
January 7, 2008
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
disability discrimination
Violation Description: 

A jury awarded the plaintiff $808,328 and the judge added $413,613 for interest, legal fees and expenses. An appeal by FedEx to the 4th Circuit was unsuccessful.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Northern District of West Virginia
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
1:06-cv-0047
Case Name: 
Calef v. FedEx Ground Package Sys. Inc.
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: 
freight and logistics
Specific Industry of Parent: 
package delivery
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Parent company note: 
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