Violation Tracker Individual Record
: Chevron Corp.
Current Parent Company
Parent at the Time of the Penalty AnnouncementPenalty
to see this data field
: September 8, 2001
: environment-related offenses
: environmental violation
: Exxon agreed to pay $10 million to settle litigation related to MTBE contamination of the water supply in South Lake Tahoe, California.
Level of Government
: private litigation
: San Francisco County (California) Superior Court
Civil or Criminal Case
: SO. TAHOE PUBLIC VS. ATLANTIC RICHFIELD
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type
HQ Country of Current Parent
HQ State of Current Parent
Ownership Structure of Current Parent
: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent
: oil and gas
Specific Industry of Current Parent
: oil & gas
Source of Data
: Chevron settles in MTBE contamination lawsuit, Associated Press, September 8, 2001 (via Nexis).
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Current parent company note
: Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log