Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dominion Exploration and Production Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Consol Energy
Penalty: 
$2,000,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
February 7, 2003
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
federal leasing royalty violation
Violation Description: 

Dominion Exploration and Production Co., formerly CNG Producing Company, paid the United States $2 million to resolve claims that CNG underpaid royalties owed on natural gas that it produced on federal leases.

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: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
mining and minerals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
mining
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Parent company note: 
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