Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Panda Restaurant Group
Penalty: 
$600,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
June 28, 2017
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department reached a settlement agreement with Panda Restaurant Group, Inc. , a restaurant chain with over 1,800 locations, resolving an investigation into whether it discriminated against non-U.S. citizens in violation of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) when reverifying their permission to work.

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: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
restaurants and foodservice
Specific Industry of Parent: 
Chinese fast food
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.