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…

Command Technology v. Lockheed Martin (Unfair Competition)

Command Technology alleged that Lockheed Martin engaged in unfair business practices in the F-16 fighter jet program. Command Technology, which develops electronic maintenance manuals for the F-16, alleged that Lockheed unfairly shut them out of the program and tortiously interfered with their economic relationships. Command Technology accused Lockheed of using its proprietary information to build a rival product. In November 2013, a jury awarded Command Technology $24.8 million in damages.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Defense - Air Force
Court Type
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Verdict
Contractors Involved Penalty
Lockheed Martin $24,800,000
Further Information Released
Law Firm Press Release 12/11/2013

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database