Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
DRS Technical Services Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Leonardo S.p.A.
Penalty: 
$13,700,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
October 7, 2014
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act
Violation Description: 

DRS Technical Services Inc. agreed to pay $13.7 million to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by knowingly overbilling the government for work performed by DRS personnel who lacked the job qualifications required by the contract.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Italy
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
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Parent company note: 
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