Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Labor Mischarging on Army Contracts in Kuwait

DRS Technical Services agreed to pay $1 million to settle False Claims Act allegations that its employees engaged in labor mischarging resulting in a loss to the U.S. government of $544,000. The allegations involved three U.S. Army contracts DRS was working on in Kuwait. Fifteen DRS employees were allegedly directed to record more time for labor hours than they actually worked.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Defense - Army
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
DRS Technologies, Inc. $1,000,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 12/1/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database