Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
United States Fidelity & Guaranty
Current Parent Company: 
Travelers
Penalty: 
$17,500,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
March 22, 2007
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

United States Fidelity & Guaranty agreed to pay $17.5 million to settle claims that DeFelice, Inc. installed defective storm drains on Interstate-84. USF&G was the provider of the contractor's performance bond.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Connecticut Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Connecticut
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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