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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Groundwater Treatment (Burbank, CA)

Lockheed paid approximately $67 million to resolve claims by Burbank, CA residents regarding the treatment of local groundwater. “The settlement…resolved, without litigation, claims of personal injury and property damage asserted by the residents and alleged to be related to environmental contamination stemming from historical operations of the former facility. The Corporation settled the matter for business reasons after a lengthy mediation, without any admission of liability, notwithstanding its continuing position that the facility does not and has not posed a risk to the community.”

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement
8/1/1996
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Lockheed Martin $67,000,000
Further Information Released
SEC 10-K (p. 16 of 216) 10/3/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database