Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
AT&T Communications- East, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
AT&T
Penalty: 
$2,900,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
June 27, 2006
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
fraud
Violation Description: 

AT&T Communications- East, Inc., a subsidiary of AT&T Corp., agreed to pay the United States $2.9 million to settle claims that it defrauded the General Services Administration (GSA) from 1998 to 2001.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
Specific Industry of Parent: 
telecommunications
Source Notes: 
If an online information source is not working, check the Violation Tracker Data Sources page for an updated link.
Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.