Violation Tracker Individual Record
The dollar figures come from page 11 of Wal-Mart's 10-Q filing with the SEC for the quarter ending July 31, 2009; online at https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/104169/000119312509189177/d10q.htm
Case focused on alleged violations of California regulations requiring meal and rest breaks. A state jury initially awarded the plaintiffs $172 million in damages in 2005. The company appealed the verdict but in 2009 agreed to pay a settlement of at least $77 million but as much as $152 million.