Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
SC Johnson & Sons Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
S.C. Johnson & Son
Penalty: 
$34,150,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
January 13, 2015
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
benefit plan administrator violation
Secondary Offense: 
pension ERISA violation
Violation Description: 

The settlement also covered claims relating to employees of JohnsonDiversey, which used to be owned by SC Johnson. The dollar amount listed here refers only to the SC Johnson portion.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Eastern District of Wisconsin
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
2:07-cv-1047
Case Name: 
Thompson et al v. Retirement Plan For Employees of SC Johnson & Sons Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Wisconsin
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
household products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
household and personal care products
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.