Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
United Technologies Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
United Technologies
Penalty: 
$11,050,790
Year: 
2013
Date: 
June 20, 2013
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio found United Technologies Corporation liable for over $473 million in damages and penalties arising out of a contract to provide the Air Force with fighter aircraft engines for F-15 and F-16 aircraft between 1985 and 1990. The company later appealed and won a reduction in the damages to just over $11 million. See https://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/101829/000010182916000080/a2016-...

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: 
aerospace and military contracting
Specific Industry of Parent: 
aerospace & military contracting
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Parent company note: 
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