Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Improper Export of Defense Articles and Technical Data

Raytheon Company entered into a Consent Agreement to settle allegations that it violated the Arms Export Control Act, 22 U.S.C. § 2778(e), by exporting defense articles and technical data covered by the U.S. Munitions List to Canada without the required approvals from the Department of State, and in other circumstances, violated the terms and conditions of approvals that were provided by the State Department. Under the agreement, Raytheon will pay a civil penalty of $500,000 and a suspended penalty of $50,000 to be applied to the cost of an independent compliance audit.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
State Dept.
Contracting Party
Court Type
Administrative Agreement
Date of Agreement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Raytheon Company $550,000
Further Information Released
Charging Letter 10/11/2006
Consent Agreement 10/11/2006
Order 10/11/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database