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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…

South Carolina Attorney General Avandia Lawsuit

The South Carolina Attorney General filed a lawsuit accusing GlaxoSmithKline of fraudulently marketing its Avandia diabetes drug. The state alleges that GSK misrepresented the adverse cardiovascular side effects of Avandia, on which state health programs spent millions of dollars.

Misconduct Type
Health
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Pending
Date of Complaint
5/17/2011
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
GlaxoSmithKline $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 6/14/2011

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database