Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Northrop Grumman
Penalty: 
$12,500,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
June 23, 2010
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act
Violation Description: 

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation paid the United States $12.5 million to settle allegations that it knowingly submitted false claims to a number of government agencies in connection with electronic parts the company purchased for use in the manufacture of navigation systems for military airplanes, helicopters, submarines and certain equipment used in space.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Central District of California
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
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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