Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Willis Group
Current Parent Company: 
Willis Towers Watson
Penalty: 
$12,757,949
Year: 
2008
Date: 
February 25, 2008
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Secondary Offense: 
gender discrimination
Violation Description: 

The settlement amount includes $4,257,949 in legal fees and costs.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Southern District of New York
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
1:01-cv-6558
Case Name: 
Hnot, et al v. Willis Group, et al
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.