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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…

Stout v. United Airlines (Sexual Harassment)

Former United Airlines pilot Lisa Stout settled a sexual harassment lawsuit she filed against the company. Stout alleged she found graphic, sexually explicit, and offensive pornographic photographs hidden in various places on the flight decks of more than 20 flights in 2004 and 2005. She alleged that United’s efforts to catch the perpetrators were inadequate and that the company retaliated against her after she reported it. The details of the settlement are confidential.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
3/23/2009
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Patriot Team Undisclosed
Further Information Released
Court Order 11/4/2008

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database