Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Walmart, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Walmart
Penalty: 
$495,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
April 3, 2019
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Walmart, Inc. agreed to pay $495,000 in settlement of allegations by the District Attorneys of Fresno, Placer, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Tulare and Yolo counties that it sold health and beauty products in oversized containers.

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: 
Arkansas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-discount stores
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Parent company note: 
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