Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:February 6, 2003
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Northwestern University agreed to pay the United States $5.5 million to settle allegations that the school violated the False Claims Act with regard to claims in connection with federally-sponsored medical research grants.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Illinois
Ownership Structure of Parent:non-profit
Major Industry of Parent:miscellaneous services
Specific Industry of Parent:university
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