Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Current Parent Company: 
Liberty Mutual Insurance
Penalty: 
$2,163,401
Year: 
2009
Date: 
January 23, 2009
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
disability discrimination
Violation Description: 

A jury awarded the plaintiff more than $1.3 million in damages. An appeals court upheld the verdict and the plaintiff ultimately received more than $2 million.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
District of Massachusetts
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
1:01-cv-11979
Case Name: 
Tobin v. Liberty Mutual Group
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
mutual
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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