Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Progressive Casualty Insurance Co. and Progressive Garden State Insurance Co.
Penalty: 
$2,000,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
November 14, 2017
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Two insurance companies that are part of one of the largest providers of automobile insurance in the United States agreed to pay more than $2 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by causing Medicare and Medicaid to pay for claims for which the companies were responsible.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of New Jersey
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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