Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Oracle Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Oracle
Penalty: 
$98,500,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
October 10, 2006
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Oracle Corporation agreed to pay the United States $98.5 million to settle allegations that PeopleSoft, which had been acquired by Oracle, made pricing disclosures to GSA that were not current, accurate and complete concerning the sale of software licenses and related maintenance services.

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: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
software
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Parent company note: 
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