Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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U.S. ex rel. Lankford v. MPRI (False Labor Charges)

L-3 Communications’ MPRI (Military Professional Resources, Inc.) unit paid $3.2 million to resolve allegations that it submitted false labor charges on a contract to support the Army in Afghanistan. The government alleged that MPRI billed for employees who had not worked because they had been granted leave and were out of the country. The alleged false billing occurred between March 2005 and October 2010.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Defense - Army
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
L-3 Communications $3,200,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 2/12/2014

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database