Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Stewart Title Company of California
Date:October 8, 2002
Offense Group:consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense:consumer protection violation
A group of title companies agreed to pay a total of $50 million to settle allegations that they engaged in deceptive advertising and unfair business practices in their escrow services.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:financial services
Specific Industry of Parent:financial services
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