Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Amazon Logistics, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Amazon.com
Penalty: 
$80,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
March 29, 2016
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Violation Description: 

Amazon agreed to pay the penalties of VHU Express, Inc., which was fined for failing to pay employees in a timely manner, in violation of Massachusetts wage and hour laws.

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