Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lincoln Military Housing
Penalty: 
$200,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
August 10, 2016
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
Secondary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Lincoln Military Housing, which owns and operates dozens of on-base and off-base military housing communities throughout Southern California, agreed to pay $200,000 to resolve allegations that it unlawfully evicted active-duty servicemembers and their families by obtaining default judgments against them, in violation of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
Source Notes: 
If an online information source is not working, check the Violation Tracker Data Sources page for an updated link.
Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.