Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Rite Aid Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Rite Aid
Penalty: 
$834,200
Year: 
2017
Date: 
March 9, 2017
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

Rite Aid Corporation paid $834,200 in civil penalties to the United States to settle claims stemming from alleged violations of the Controlled Substances Act.? The settlement was part of an agreement to resolve allegations that certain Rite Aid pharmacies in Los Angeles dispensed and/or recorded controlled substances using a medical practitioner's incorrect or invalid DEA registration number.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Drug Enforcement Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.