Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CDI Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
CDI Corp.
Penalty: 
$1,950,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
November 24, 2010
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

CDI Corporation agreed to pay the United States $1.95 million to resolve allegations in a lawsuit brought under the False Claims Act that CDI wrongfully charged labor costs to work orders under military aircraft engine contracts for The General Electric Company. According to the government's allegations, the work for which the military was charged was not actually performed.

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: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
staffing services
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Parent company note: 
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