Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Multi/Tech Engineering Services Inc.
Penalty: 
$60,902
Year: 
2013
Date: 
August 20, 2013
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Americans with Disabilities Act
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department announced that Multi/Tech Engineering Services Inc., an engineering firm based in Salem, Ore., agreed to pay more than $60,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that it had violated the Fair Housing Act by designing Gateway Village Apartments with steps and other features that made it inaccessible to people with disabilities.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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