Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CVS Pharmacy, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
CVS Health
Penalty: 
$551,687
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 27, 2017
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

CVS agreed to pay an additional $551,687 in modification of a previous settlement made in May 2015 for allegedly misleading pricing of products leading to overcharging customers. The new settlement was from alleged new violations discovered since, and was shared equally between the Los Angeles, Riverside and Santa Cruz county DA offices.

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: 
Rhode Island
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.