Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
O'Reilly Auto Enterprises, LLC et al.
Current Parent Company: 
O'Reilly Automotive
Penalty: 
$9,870,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
December 1, 2016
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

O'Reilly Auto agreed to pay $9.87 million in a settlement with 51 California District Attorneys of allegations it unlawfully disposed of hazardous waste from bins in its stores at unsuitable landfills throughout California.

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
Notes: 

Riverside Country DA press release gives total settlement as $9.87 million.

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Parent company note: 
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