Watt v. Fluor Daniel Fernald (False Claims Act)
Fluor Daniel Fernald settled a False Claims Act lawsuit filed by former employee William Watt. Watt’s claims ranged from allegations regarding cost estimating methodology to assertions that Fluor Daniel Fernald sought government reimbursement for an employee pizza party. The company agreed to pay $3.7 million for the alleged violations, $1.7 million in attorney’s fees, and $3 million relating to the termination of Watt’s employment.
- Misconduct Type
- Government Contract Fraud
- Enforcement Agency
- Contracting Party
- Court Type
- Date of Settlement Announcement