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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…

Roby v. Boeing (Defective Chinook Helicopters)

Boeing agreed to pay the United States up to $54 million to settle two lawsuits that allege the Seattle-based manufacturer placed defective gears in CH-47D Chinook helicopters and then sold the aircraft to the United States Army, a violation of the False Claims Act, 31 U.S.C. §§ 3729-3733 .

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Defense – Army
Contracting Party
Defense - Army
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
8/3/2000
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Boeing Company $54,000,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 6/19/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database