Corporate Crime Blotter

Jan 22: Dept sues for pay discrimination against women, blacks & Asians + favoring Asians for technical roles
Jan 20: Judge sides with Montana ranchers against $1-a-cow federal tax to fund campaign to promote meat consumption
Jan 19: Judge: clause unenforceable — buried in unrelated contract & other "unconscionable" provisions
Jan 19: : OneWest mis-handled loans, lacked staff and training, violated federal regs; faces $100 MILLION fine
Jan 19: CA AG memo: broke notice & waiting-period laws, illegally backdated documents & gamed auctions
Jan 19: U.S. fines $55 MILLION for charging 53,000+ minorities MILLION$ in higher rates and fees from 2006-09
Jan 19: German investigation ends exclusivity deal between & that had 90% marketshare
Jan 18: Electric may face trial for illegal overtime (including 160+ hours in 1 month) and false reports in 2014
Jan 17: 2 lawsuits over of 100,000+ 2014-2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee & Ram 1500 trucks
Jan 16: Anti- activists sue undercover operative who spent four years infiltrating global health-campaign network