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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…

Anderson v. Exxon Mobil (Asbestos Exposure)

A state court jury awarded $7 million award to Bonnie Anderson, who claimed she contracted peritoneal mesothelioma from laundering the asbestos-laden clothing of her husband, who worked at Exxon’s Linden Bayway Refinery in Linden, New Jersey, and from her employment at the refinery. The jury also awarded Anderson’s husband, John, $500,000. The Andersons were also awarded $1.8 million in prejudgment interest.

Misconduct Type
Health
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Verdict – approx.
5/21/2008
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Exxon Mobil $9,340,068
Further Information Released
Law Firm Press Release 11/3/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database