Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Merrill Lynch
Current Parent Company: 
Bank of America
Penalty: 
$37,000,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
February 17, 2006
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
misclassification
Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Northern District of California
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
04-CV-04135
Case Name: 
Ken Burns, et al. v.?Merrill Lynch,?Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
banking
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.