Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Life Time Fitness Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Leonard Green & Partners
Penalty: 
$976,765
Year: 
2016
Date: 
November 29, 2016
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
Fair Labor Standards Act
Violation Description: 

A Minnesota-based company has agreed to pay 15,909 employees nationwide a total of $976,765 -- $488,229 in back wages and an equal amount in liquidated damages -- after a federal investigation found the employer violated federal minimum wage requirements at its health clubs and fitness center locations in 26 states.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Labor Department Wage and Hour Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
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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Parent company note: 
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