Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Greenpoint Mortgage Funding, Inc.
Penalty: 
$14,750,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
April 12, 2011
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

Greenpoint agreed to pay $14.75 million to settle a class action lawsuit alleging that its mortgage lending practices discriminated against minority applicants.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Northern District of California
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
3:08-cv-00369
Case Name: 
Ramirez v. Greenpoint Mortgage Funding, Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
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