Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Spartan Mining
Current Parent Company: 
Alpha Natural Resources
Penalty: 
$8,750,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
October 30, 2009
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
age discrimination
Violation Description: 

The settlement amount includes $3 million for legal fees.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Fayette County (West Virginia) Circuit Court
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
06-C-371
Case Name: 
Crawford v. Spartan Mining
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
mining and minerals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
mining
Source of Data: 

BNA's Employment Discrimination Report, November 11, 2009; http://blogs.wvgazettemail.com/coaltattoo/2009/10/30/umwa-settles-age-di...

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Parent company note: 
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