Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mattel Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Mattel
Penalty: 
$2,300,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
June 5, 2009
Primary Offense: 
product safety violation
Violation Description: 

Mattel Inc. and its wholly owned subsidiary Fisher-Price Inc. agreed to pay a $2.3 million civil penalty for violating the federal lead paint ban.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Consumer Product Safety Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous manufacturing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
toys
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Parent company note: 
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