Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CVS Pharmacy LLC
Current Parent Company: 
CVS Health
Penalty: 
$105,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
May 5, 2011
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

CVS agreed to pay $105,000 in settlement of allegations it sold expired food and over-the-counter medication. The company also agreed to provide $2 discount coupons to customers for each expired over-the-counter drug, baby food or formula, egg or dairy product they found on store shelves, with no limit on number of coupons per customer, for at least the following three years.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Connecticut Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Connecticut
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Rhode Island
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
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