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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: Target Corporation
Current Parent CompanyTarget
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Penalty: $3,742,500
Year: 2018
Date: May 14, 2018
Offense Group: employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: employment discrimination
Violation Description: Racial discrimination. The lawsuit alleged that Target's practices regarding criminal background checks on job applicants discriminated against African-Americans and Latinos.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: private litigation
Court: Southern District of New York
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Case ID: 1:18-cv-2993
Case Name: Times et al v. Target Corporation
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: retailing
Specific Industry of Current Parent: retail-discount stores
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