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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…

Marburger, et al. v. XTO Energy (Breach of Gas Leases)

A group of natural gas royalty owners in Western Pennsylvania accuse Exxon Mobil subsidiary XTO Energy of violating their gas leases by inappropriately deducting expenses from royalty checks. The plaintiffs claim that XTO Energy wrongly withheld royalties based on improper deductions of post-production expenses. The plaintiffs signed gas leases in 2007 with Phillips Production Company, which was acquired by Exxon Mobil in 2011.

Misconduct Type
Cost/Labor Mischarge
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
Non-Governmental
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Pending
Date of Complaint
7/14/2015
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Exxon Mobil $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 7/14/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database