Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Improper charges to the Navy (Trident Missle Program)

Lockheed Martin’s Tactical Systems Division settled a case involving allegations of false and fraudulent claims in a contract with the Navy, a violation of the False Claims Act, 31 U.S.C. § 3729, et seq. “The government contended that, while still a part of Unisys Corporation, the Tactical Systems Division began improperly charging the Strategic Systems Program of the Navy for bid and proposal costs on a series of defense contracts for services and materials for the Trident Missile Program during the period from 1988 through 1996.”

Misconduct Type
Defective Pricing
Enforcement Agency
Defense – Navy
Contracting Party
Defense - Navy
Court Type
Date of Settlement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Lockheed Martin $2,122,603
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 3/13/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database