Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Citation Oil & Gas Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Citation Oil & Gas
Penalty: 
$2,250,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 19, 2017
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
federal leasing royalty violation
Violation Description: 

Citation Oil & Gas Corp. and its affiliates, Citation 2002 Investment Limited Partnership and Citation 2004 Investment Limited Partnership, agreed to pay $2.25 million to resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that they underpaid royalties owed on natural gas produced from federal lands in Wyoming.

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: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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