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…

Forti v. General Dynamics (Fraud and Breach of Oral Contract)

“The plaintiffs, former employees of the company’s E-Metrics subsidiary, claimed they were promised an equity interest in E-Metrics, and were not compensated when the assets and liabilities were transferred to Hughes Aircraft Company as part of the sale of the Missile Systems business in 1992.”

Misconduct Type
Non-governmental Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Judgment
Contractors Involved Penalty
General Dynamics $37,400,000
Further Information Released
SEC 10-K (p. 14 of 28) 10/18/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database