Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CSK Auto, Inc. dba O'Reilly Auto Parts, formerly Kragen Auto Parts.
Current Parent Company: 
O'Reilly Automotive
Penalty: 
$1,550,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
July 9, 2014
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

CSK Auto, Inc. agreed to pay more than $1.5 million in settlement of allegations by the District Attorneys for San Bernardino, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz, counties along with the City Attorney of San Diego, that it charged customers more than the advertised or posted price for products at its check-out scanners, and that it failed to comply with the terms of its previous settlement in July 2008.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Multi-Jurisdiction Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
multi-county
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-auto parts
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.