Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Farmers Insurance Group
Current Parent Company: 
Zurich Insurance
Penalty: 
$2,400,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
July 25, 2003
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

overcharging on auto repair claims

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Texas Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
HQ Country of Parent: 
Switzerland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
Source of Data: 

AG announces $2.4 million in refunds, Associated Press, July 25, 2003 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.