Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lyondell-Citgo Refining LP
Current Parent Company: 
LyondellBasell Industries
Penalty: 
$391,300
Year: 
2004
Date: 
February 11, 2004
Primary Offense: 
wage and hour violation
Secondary Offense: 
Fair Labor Standards Act
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Department of Labor announced that Lyondell-Citgo Refining LP of Houston would pay 556 current and former employees $391,300 in overtime back pay for violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime requirements. The violations were discovered when the department's Wage and Hour Division found workers were shorted wages from an annual bonus because the employer did not calculate the proper overtime.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Labor Department Wage and Hour Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Houston
HQ Country of Parent: 
Netherlands
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
chemicals
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Parent company note: 
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