Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
University of Florida
Penalty: 
$19,875,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
November 20, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The University of Florida agreed to pay the United States $19.875 million to settle allegations that the university improperly charged the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for salary and administrative costs on hundreds of federal grants.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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