Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Ogilvy & Mather North America
Penalty: 
$1,800,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
February 4, 2002
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Ogilvy & Mather North America agreed to pay the government to settle claims under the False Claims Act and administrative claims that the firm overcharged ONDCP, also known as the Drug Czar's Office, in 1999 and 2000 for labor costs on a contract to provide advertising services.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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