Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tungsten Heavy Powder, Inc.
Penalty: 
$5,641,114
Year: 
2021
Date: 
April 29, 2021
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Tungsten Heavy Powder, Inc. agreed to pay $5,641,114 to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by falsely certifying that it sourced product materials in the United States for items it manufactured under a contract with the government of Israel that was funded by the U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agreement Agency.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Southern District of California
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
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Parent company note: 
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