Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Aspen Dental Management, Inc. and Aspen Dental Associates of New England, P.C.
Current Parent Company: 
Aspen Dental Management
Penalty: 
$990,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
December 22, 2014
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
false advertising
Violation Description: 

Aspen Dental agreed to pay at least $990,000 in settlement of allegations it used deceptive advertising and marketing and failed to give refunds for services not provided.

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: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
dental offices
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Parent company note: 
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