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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…

Sobocinski v. UPS (Sexual Harassment)

In March 2005, UPS employee Thomas Sobocinski filed a complaint with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) alleging a sexually offensive and hostile workplace at UPS’s Shewsbury, Massachusetts warehouse. The MCAD substantiated Sobocinski’s allegations and awarded him $50,000 in damages and $24 in lost wages.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of MCAD Decision
11/30/2009
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
United Parcel Service, Inc. $50,024
Further Information Released
MCAD Decision 5/7/2011

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database