Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Genesis Healthcare
Current Parent Company: 
Genesis HealthCare
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
March 26, 2012
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Violation Description: 

Genesis Healthcare agreed to pay $800,000 in vacation pay to former employees, $100,000 in penalties and $100,000 to a trust for wage law education and enforcement, in settlement of allegations it failed to treat paid vacation pay as any other wages.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
skilled nursing facilities
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Parent company note: 
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