Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Failure to Disclose Information During Contract Negotiations

Unisys Corporation agreed to pay the United States $1,430,000 to settle claims that it failed to disclose accurate and complete information to the Air Force during 1990 contract negotiations to build a radar system known as the North Warning System, in violation of the False Claims Act 31 U.S.C. § 3729, et seq. Unisys failed to disclose that it was considering subcontracting certain quality control work to a company called ASR Corporation.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Defense – Air Force
Contracting Party
Defense - Air Force
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Unisys Corporation $1,430,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 8/23/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database