Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
EGL Inc. operating as Eagle Global Logistics
Penalty: 
$750,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
November 4, 2008
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

EGL Inc., operating as Eagle Global Logistics, paid the United States $750,000 to settle allegations that the company, in violation of the False Claims Act and the Anti-Kickback Act, paid gratuities to employees of KBR, the prime contractor for the U.S. Army's LOGCAP III contract for logistical support of military operations overseas.

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: 
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