Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Electronic Data Systems
Current Parent Company: 
DXC Technology
Penalty: 
$3,400,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
June 7, 2001
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Electronic Data Systems agreed to pay $3.4 million to resolve an investigation into whether the company's insurance subsidiary overcharged the state for managing its Medicaid program.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Travis County (TX) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility County: 
Travis
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Specific Industry of Parent: 
information technology
Source of Data: 

Contractor to pay state $3.4 million; EDS resolves inquiry into possible Medicaid overcharges but doesn't admit to any wrongdoing, Austin American-Statesman, June 7, 2001 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.