Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:W.W. Grainger Inc.
Date:December 26, 2012
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
W.W. Grainger Inc. agreed to pay the United States $70 million to resolve allegations that it submitted false claims under contracts with the General Services Administration and the U.S. Postal Services for hardware products and other supplies.
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:Illinois
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:wholesalers
Specific Industry of Parent:wholesalers-industrial equipment
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