Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
LifeLock, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
NortonLifeLock
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
March 9, 2010
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

LifeLock agreed to pay $1 million to settle multitstate litigation alleging the company misrepresented and overstated the identity theft protection services it offers to consumers. As part of the same settlement it agreed to hand over $11 million to the Federal Trade Commission for customer restitution; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2010/03/lifelock-will-pay...

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: 
Arizona
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
software
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Parent company note: 
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