Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Corporation
Penalty: 
$1,600,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
January 21, 2016
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Corporation agreed to pay the United States $1.6 million to resolve allegations of false claims for funds under Department of Justice grants awarded to help children at risk. Big Brothers is a not-for-profit organization that provides mentoring services to boys and girls throughout the United States.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.