Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
International Business Machines Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
IBM Corp.
Penalty: 
$44,400
Year: 
2013
Date: 
September 27, 2013
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department reached an agreemenwith International Business Machines Corporation resolving allegations that the company violated the anti-discrimination provision of the Immigration and Nationality Act when it placed online job postings for application and software developers that contained citizenship status preferences for F-1 and H-1B temporary visa holders.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
information technology
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Parent company note: 
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