Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
FedEx Ground Package System
Current Parent Company: 
FedEx
Penalty: 
$12,000,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
October 17, 2006
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Violation Description: 

Racial and national origin harassment. The trial judge reduced the jury's $61 million award to $12 million.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Alameda County (California) Superior Court
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
C-841208
Case Name: 
Issa and Rizkallah v. FedEx Ground
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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