Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Pacificare Of Washington Inc
Current Parent Company: 
UnitedHealth Group
Penalty: 
$400,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
October 30, 2012
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Imposition of fine pursuant to RCW 48.44.160, RCW 48.44.166 for violation of RCW 48.31C.050 by illegally paying royalties to parent company within holding company system, Pacificare summary judgment motion denied, proceedings terminated

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Washington
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.