Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Macy's East Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Macy's
Penalty: 
$600,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
January 14, 2005
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

The New York State Attorney General signed an agreement with Macy?s East, Inc. to ensure that race and ethnicity play no role in security efforts to identify and process suspected shoplifters.

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