Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
U.S. Machinery
Penalty: 
$200,000
Year: 
2004
Date: 
March 27, 2004
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: 

U.S. Machinery was ordered to pay $200,000 restitution to the San Francisco Unified School District in one of the lawsuits resulting from investigation of fraud and bid-rigging by numerous technology vendors and consultants involved in the federal E-Rate program providing certain computer related equipment and services.

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