Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mayo Foundation
Current Parent Company: 
Mayo Clinic
Penalty: 
$6,500,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
May 26, 2005
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The Mayo Foundation, parent organization of the Mayo Clinic, paid the United States $6.5 million to resolve allegations that it charged the government under federal grants for research costs unrelated to the research projects sponsored by those grants.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Minnesota
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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