Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Ossur Americas Inc.
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
March 26, 2014
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Prosthetics supplier Ossur Americas, Inc. paid the United States $500,000 to resolve allegations that the Orange County company supplied the Army with hundreds of foreign-made prosthetic, bracing and support products ?while falsely certifying that all of its products were manufactured in the United States as required by federal law and its contracts with the military.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Central District of California
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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