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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…

Unjustified Dismissal of Japanese Employees

The Tokyo District Court invalidated IBM Japan Ltd.’s firing of five employees in 2012 and 2013, ruling that the dismissals were unjustified. The court found that the employees had been dismissed without being given a proper opportunity to improve their work operation. It ordered IBM to fully compensate the former employees for unpaid wages and bonuses.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
International
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Court Decision
3/28/2016
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
IBM Corporation Unknown
Further Information Released

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database