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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…

California Wage Class-Action

G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc. (previously Wackenhut Corporation) settled a class-action lawsuit relating to claims for meal and rest breaks under California law, covering approximately 13,500 employees over the period 2001 to 2010. The settlement agreement is subject to final court approval, which is expected to occur in the second half of 2019. The settlement amount is expected to be between $100 million and $130 million.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
1/22/2019
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
G4S PLC Unknown
Further Information Released
G4S Press Release 1/22/2019

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database