Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Giant Eagle, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Giant Eagle
Penalty: 
$4,200,000
Year: 
2021
Date: 
December 22, 2021
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Violation Description: 

Giant Eagle agreed to pay $4.2 million to settle litigation alleging that it failed to provide overtime pay to so-called team leaders at its supermarkets and convenience stores.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Western District of Pennsylvania
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
2:18cv1534
Case Name: 
Fitch v. Giant Eagle, Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-supermarkets
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Parent company note: 
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