Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Union Auto Sales Inc.
Penalty: 
$125,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
September 6, 2013
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

The United States settled a lawsuit alleging that an automobile dealership formerly doing business in Los Angeles violated the Equal Credit Opportunity Act by charging non-Asian customers higher interest rate markups than other customers for a period of at least three years.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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