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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

SEC v. Stanley (Nigeria LNG Contracts Bribery)

The Securities and Exchange Commission charged former KBR executive Albert Jackson Stanley with violating the anti-bribery provisions of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and related provisions of the federal securities laws. The SEC alleges that over a 10-year period, Stanley and other members of a four-company joint venture participated in a scheme to bribe Nigerian government officials in order to obtain construction contracts worth more than $6 billion to build liquefied natural gas facilities in Bonny Island, Nigeria. Without admitting or denying the SEC’s allegations, Stanley consented to the entry of a final judgment that permanently enjoins him from violating the anti-bribery, record-keeping and internal control provisions of Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and also agreed to cooperate with the SEC’s ongoing investigation. See related Halliburton instance, “U.S. v. Stanley (Nigeria LNG Contracts Bribery)” and pending instance, “Bribery to Win International Government Contracts.”

Misconduct Type
Ethics
Enforcement Agency
SEC
Contracting Party
International
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Announcement
9/3/2008
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
KBR $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 11/4/2008
SEC Press Release 11/4/2008

See also:

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database