Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Freightliner Corp
Current Parent Company: 
Daimler
Penalty: 
$365,268
Year: 
2001
Date: 
December 3, 2001
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
sexual harassment
Violation Description: 

A jury award of $200,000 was upheld by the 4th Circuit (No. 02-1158) and supplemented by an award of $165,268 for legal fees and costs.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Western District of North Carolina
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
3:98-cv-0134
Case Name: 
Homesley, et al v. Freightliner Corp, et al
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
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Parent company note: 
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