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…

Small Business Misrepresentation

Insight Enterprises subsidiary Insight Public Sector paid the federal government $1 million to settle allegations that a predecessor corporation, Comark Government & Education Services (CGES), falsely certified itself as a small business on its application for inclusion on the General Services Administration’s Multiple Award Schedule (MAS). The government alleged that CGES had misrepresented its size status on its 1996 application for inclusion on the MAS. Insight acquired CGES in 2002 and withdrew the small business certification in 2005.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Insight Enterprises $1,000,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 3/28/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database