Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ADC Telecommunications Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
TE Connectivity
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
July 9, 2012
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
trade violations
Violation Description: 

ADC Telecommunications Inc. agreed to pay the United States $1 million to resolve allegations that the company submitted false claims to federal agencies when it sold telecommunications goods manufactured in countries prohibited by the Trade Agreements Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Switzerland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
electronic equipment
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Parent company note: 
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