Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Weyerhaeuser Company
Current Parent Company: 
Weyerhaeuser
Penalty: 
$295,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
May 9, 2002
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Weyerhaeuser agreed to pay $55,000 each to Oregon, Washington and Wisconsin and contribute $130,000 for research to resolve an investigation of alleged misrepresentations by the company about the performance of its engineered wood siding.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Washington
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
building materials
Specific Industry of Parent: 
forest products
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Parent company note: 
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