Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lender Processing Services, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Fidelity National Financial
Penalty: 
$1,800,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
October 29, 2012
Primary Offense: 
mortgage abuses
Violation Description: 

Lender Processing Services, Inc. agreed to pay $1.8 million to the state as part of settlement of allegations its subsidiary DOCX falsely signed mortgage documents. This was separate from other state and federal investigations of the company's robo-signing practices.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Colorado Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Colorado
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Florida
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.