Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
General Electric Hitachi Nuclear Energy Americas LLC
Current Parent Company: 
General Electric
Penalty: 
$2,700,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
January 23, 2014
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

General Electric Hitachi Nuclear Energy Americas LLC agreed to pay $2.7 million to resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that it made false statements and claims to the Department of Energy and the Nuclear Regulatory Commission concerning an advanced nuclear reactor design.

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: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
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Parent company note: 
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