Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
URS Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
AECOM
Penalty: 
$2,300,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
January 19, 2012
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

URS Corp. agreed to pay $2.3 million in settlement of allegations if submitted false and inflated invoices during the renovation of Logan International Airport. This was in addition to the $1 million paid by URS Corp. before the litigation.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Boston
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
construction and engineering
Specific Industry of Parent: 
construction & engineering
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Parent company note: 
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