Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Marriott International
Current Parent Company: 
Marriott International
Penalty: 
$115,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
August 15, 2002
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

The Justice Department reached a settlement with Marriott International and one of the Iowa hotels it manages to resolve allegations of discrimination against Arab, Muslim Sikh or South Asian Americans.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Rights Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Iowa
Facility City: 
Des Moines
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Maryland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
hotels
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hotels
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Parent company note: 
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