Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Norwegian Cruise Line
Current Parent Company: 
Norwegian Cruise Line
Penalty: 
$140,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
October 25, 2010
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Americans with Disabilities Act
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department announced a consent decree with Norwegian Cruise Line to resolve a lawsuit under the Americans with Disabilities Act on behalf of individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, and individuals who use wheelchairs, who took NCL cruises of the Hawaiian Islands.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Florida
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
entertainment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
cruise line
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Parent company note: 
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