Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
L-3 Communications Corporation, Vertex Aerospace LLC and L-3 Communications Integrated Systems LP
Current Parent Company: 
L-3 Technologies
Penalty: 
$4,630,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
September 28, 2015
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act
Violation Description: 

L-3 Communications Corporation, Vertex Aerospace LLC and L-3 Communications Integrated Systems LP agreed to pay $4.63 million to resolve allegations that they inflated labor hours for time spent by independent contractors at the military?s Continental U.S. Replacement Centers in Fort Benning, Georgia, and Fort Bliss, Texas, preparing to deploy to overseas posts to support U.S. military operations abroad.

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: 
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: 
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