Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tyson Foods
Current Parent Company: 
Tyson Foods
Penalty: 
$5,785,757
Year: 
2016
Date: 
October 6, 2016
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
donning and doffing
Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Northern District of Iowa
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
07-cv-04009
Case Name: 
Bouaphakeo et al v. Tyson Foods Inc (was Sharp v. Tyson Foods)
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Arkansas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
food products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
poultry processing and meatpacking
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.