Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:June 13, 2018
Offense Group:consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense:consumer protection violation
Secondary Offense:environmental violation
Volkswagen agreed to pay $6.5 million to resolve alleged violations of Vermont's consumer protection laws involving VW's false advertising claims about so-called Clean Diesel cars and the diesel engine emissions scandal.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Vermont Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent:motor vehicles
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