Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
SK Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd.
Current Parent Company: 
SK Holdings
Penalty: 
$68,400,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
June 10, 2020
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
fraud
Violation Description: 

SK Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd., one of the largest engineering firms in the Republic of Korea, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud, in connection with a fraudulent scheme to obtain U.S. Army contracts through payments to a U.S. Department of Defense contracting official and the submission of false claims to the U.S. government.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
South Korea
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
electrical and electronic equipment
Specific Industry of Parent: 
semiconductors
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Parent company note: 
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