Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CVS
Current Parent Company: 
CVS Health
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
April 1, 2005
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

violation of law banning sale of dark-colored toy guns

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York City Department of Consumer and Worker Protection
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Rhode Island
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
Source of Data: 

Fun's over for these toys; City orders CVS to pay $100,000, Kmart $30,000 for selling fake guns that look too much like real thing, Newsday, April 1, 2005 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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