Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Pitney Bowes Presort Services Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Pitney Bowes
Penalty: 
$9,400,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
October 13, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Pitney Bowes Presort Services Inc. agreed to pay the United States $9.4 million to resolve allegations that it underpaid postage for mail processed at its Reading, Pennsylvania, facility by claiming discounts to which it was not entitled.

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: 
Connecticut
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
miscellaneous manufacturing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
office equipment
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.