Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
C.W. Matthews Contracting Company?
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
April 13, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

C.W. Matthews Contracting Company, a Marietta, GA based construction firm, agreed to pay $1 million to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by submitting false and misleading certifications to the Government regarding work performed on several federally funded highway construction projects as well as the company's compliance with the U.S. Department of Transportation's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Northern District of Georgia
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Georgia
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