Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
The Children's Place
Current Parent Company: 
Children's Place Retail Stores
Penalty: 
$150,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
December 21, 2000
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

The Children's Place retail stores agreed to pay up to $100,000 for an anti-discrimination consulting firm and $50,000 to a Boston children's organization in settlement of allegations it discriminated against minority customers.

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 Jersey
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-apparel
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Parent company note: 
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