Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Brinker International
Current Parent Company: 
Brinker International
Penalty: 
$44,300,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
August 6, 2014
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
meal/rest break violation
Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
private litigation
Court: 
Superior Court of State of California, County of San Diego
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Case ID: 
GIC834348
Case Name: 
Hohnbaum VS Brinker Restaurant Corporation
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: 
restaurants and foodservice
Specific Industry of Parent: 
restaurants
Notes: 

Case was settled after the California Supreme Court partially denied the company's challenge to the class certification: https://scocal.stanford.edu/opinion/brinker-restaurant-corp-v-super-ct-3...

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Parent company note: 
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