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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…

Washington Pelvic Mesh Implant Settlement

Johnson & Johnson paid $9.9 million to settle Washington State’s lawsuit alleging misrepresentations and failure to disclose the risks of its pelvic mesh surgical implants, which included chronic pain and other serious complications.

Misconduct Type
Health
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement
4/22/2019
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Johnson & Johnson $9,900,000
Further Information Released
Consent Decree 4/22/2019
Washington AG Press Release 4/22/2019
Complaint 5/24/2016

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database