Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
JohnsonDiversey Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Bain Capital
Penalty: 
$10,250,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
January 13, 2015
Primary Offense: 
benefit plan administrator violation
Secondary Offense: 
pension ERISA violation
Violation Description: 

The settlement also covered claims relating to employees of SC Johnson, which used to own JohnsonDiversey. The dollar amount listed here refers only to the JohnsonDiversey portion.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Eastern District of Wisconsin
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
2:07-cv-1047
Case Name: 
Thompson et al v. Retirement Plan For Employees of SC Johnson & Sons Inc. and Retirement Plan for Employees of JohnsonDiversey Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Specific Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
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Link to Archived Court Document: 
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.