Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kohl's Department Stores, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Kohl's
Penalty: 
$200,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
December 20, 2000
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

Kohl's Department Stores, Inc. agreed to pay $200,000 in settlement of allegations its pricing policies and advertisements were deceptive.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Kansas Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kansas
Facility City: 
Wichita
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Wisconsin
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-department stores
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.