Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
L-3 Communications
Current Parent Company: 
L-3 Technologies
Penalty: 
$25,600,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
November 25, 2015
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act
Violation Description: 

The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York and the Department of Defense-Office of Inspector General announced that the United States filed and simultaneously settled a civil fraud lawsuit under the False Claims Act and common law against L-3 Communications Eotech Inc. and its parent company L-3 Communications Corporation.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Southern District of New York
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: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.