Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Sandia Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Lockheed Martin
Penalty: 
$4,790,042
Year: 
2015
Date: 
August 21, 2015
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act
Violation Description: 

Sandia Corporation agreed to pay $4,790,042 to resolve allegations that it violated the Byrd Amendment and the False Claims Act by using federal funds for activities related to lobbying Congress and federal agencies to obtain a renewal of its Management and Operating Contract with the Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration to operate the Sandia National Laboratories.

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: 
Maryland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
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Parent company note: 
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