Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Election Systems & Software, Inc.
Penalty: 
$3,500,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
January 22, 2008
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

ES&S agreed to pay $3.5 million to the City and County of San Francisco in settlement of allegations its voting machines caused additional costs in order to meet certification requirements.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
San Francisco (CA) City Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
San Francisco
Facility City: 
San Francisco
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Parent company note: 
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