Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
International Business Machines Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
IBM Corp.
Penalty: 
$14,800,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
June 14, 2019
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

International Business Machines Corporation and Curam Software (now owned by IBM) agreed to pay $14.8 million to settle allegations under the federal False Claims Act that they made material misrepresentations to the State of Maryland during the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange contract award process for the development of Maryland's Health Insurance Exchange website and IT platform.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of Maryland
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
information technology
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Parent company note: 
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