Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Williams Brothers Construction Company
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
December 14, 2005
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

A Texas highway construction firm agreed to pay the United States $3 million to resolve claims that it knowingly violated the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) contracting requirements on federally-funded Texas highway construction projects.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
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