Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
United Parcel Service
Current Parent Company: 
United Parcel Service
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
November 3, 2017
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
hostile work environment
Violation Description: 

After multiple trials and appeals the plaintiff's original award was restored.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Western District of Washington
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
2:10-cv-1528
Case Name: 
Matson v. United Parcel Serv., Inc.
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Georgia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
freight and logistics
Specific Industry of Parent: 
package delivery
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.