Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Merck & Co. Inc.
Date:December 3, 2019
Offense Group:employment-related offenses
Primary Offense:employment discrimination
Secondary Offense:gender and pregnancy discrimination
Merck paid $6.2 million to resolve a class action suit alleging that its practices discriminated against women sales rep who took maternity leave.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:private litigation
Court:District of New Jersey
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Case Name:Smith v. Merck & Co., Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type:settlement
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:New Jersey
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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