Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kimpton Hotel and Restaurant Group
Current Parent Company: 
InterContinental Hotels
Penalty: 
$12,537
Year: 
2005
Date: 
February 4, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The California Attorney General announced the settlement of an environmental lawsuit against major restaurant chains under which hundreds of restaurants statewide will be required to post warnings for patrons about mercury in fish. The defendants also agreed to pay civil penalties and fund a consumer education program.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
HQ Country of Parent: 
Britain
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
hotels
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hotels
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Parent company note: 
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