Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Staples
Current Parent Company: 
Sycamore Partners Management
Penalty: 
$42,000,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
November 4, 2011
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
overtime violation
Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
District of New Jersey
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
08-cv-5746
Case Name: 
In Re Staples, Inc. Wage & Hour Employment Practices Litigation
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Specific Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Link to PACER Case Docket (must be logged in): 
Link to Archived Court Document: 
Notes: 

The settlement also covered Ronald Stillman et al. v. Staples Inc. (2:07-cv-00849, District of New Jersey).

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Parent company note: 
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