Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Illinois Power
Current Parent Company: 
Ameren
Penalty: 
$559,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
July 25, 2002
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
racial discrimination
Violation Description: 

The award, which was dismissed by the trial judge but reinstated by the court of appeals, included $450,000 from Illinois Power for the two plaintiffs plus $109,000 in legal fees.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Southern District of Illinois
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
3:98-cv-0715
Case Name: 
Tart v. Illinois Power
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
utilities and power generation
Specific Industry of Parent: 
utilities
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Parent company note: 
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