Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Shell Oil Company
Date:May 10, 2011
Primary Offense:False Claims Act
Secondary Offense:federal leasing royalty violation
Shell Oil Company and other Shell affiliates agreed to pay the United States $2.2 million to resolve claims that the companies violated the False Claims Act by knowingly underpaying royalties owed on natural gas produced from federal leases.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Netherlands
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent:oil & gas
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