Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lender Processing Services, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Fidelity National Financial
Penalty: 
$120,000,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
January 31, 2013
Primary Offense: 
mortgage abuses
Violation Description: 

Lender Processing Services Inc. agreed to pay $120 million to resolve multistate allegations that the firm improperly engaged in pervasive "robo-signing" of foreclosure documents and other faulty servicing practices while servicing loans of struggling homeowners.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Florida
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.