Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
AT&T
Current Parent Company: 
AT&T
Penalty: 
$25,000,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
January 17, 2006
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

AT&T agreed to pay $25 million to settle alleging the company repeatedly failed to test and repair its web of underground storage tanks throughout the state, and failing to shut down tanks with inadequate pipe systems.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
Specific Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
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Parent company note: 
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