All posts tagged "fines"
Puerto Rico gov cancels toll road company contract, driver fines
Signs bill that reduces AutoExpreso toll fines
- Posted September 17, 2018
Puerto Rico Senate requests gov, Transportation Dept. cancel contract with toll operator
Lawmakers say they will reintroduce measure if fiscal board rejects it
- Posted September 10, 2018
Gov sends new lower-toll-fine bill to Puerto Rico legislature
Previous bill to lower fines could have been vetoed by fiscal board
- Posted August 7, 2018
Aireko Sentenced for Clean Air Act Violations in Puerto Rico
Construction company fined $1.5 million, 3 years probation
- Posted September 1, 2017
Tainted Peanut Butter Leads to $11.2M Penalty a Decade Later
ALBANY, Ga. – Food giant ConAgra is paying for a salmonella outbreak that sickened hundreds of Americans 10 years ago. The president of a ConAgra conglomerate pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday on the company’s behalf to...
- Posted December 14, 2016
Wells Fargo fined $185 million for improper account openings
NEW YORK – Regulators are fining Wells Fargo $185 million for illegally opening millions of unauthorized accounts for their customers in order to meet aggressive sales goals. The San Francisco-based bank will pay $100 million to the Consumer...
- Posted September 8, 2016
$15 Billion Volkswagen Emissions Deal Clears 1st Hurdle
SAN FRANCISCO – A $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal cleared a key hurdle Tuesday, with a federal judge giving preliminary approval to a deal that includes an option for owners to have the carmaker...
- Posted July 26, 2016
Senate Hearings to Reveal DACO’s Most Fined Companies
SAN JUAN – The Senate Labor Relations, Consumer Affairs and Job Creation Committee will reveal which companies are the most fined by the Consumer Affairs Department (DACO by its Spanish acronym). DACO officials have been cited to...
- Posted February 22, 2016
Lumber Liquidators to Pay more than $13M for Illegal Imports
NEW YORK – Lumber Liquidators will pay more than $13 million for illegally importing hardwood flooring, after the company pleaded guilty to environmental crimes last year. The Department of Justice said that Lumber Liquidators made hardwood floors...
- Posted February 1, 2016