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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…

De la Cruz et al. v. Thermo Fisher Scientific (Unpaid Wages, Break Policies)

Thermo Fisher Scientific paid $4.7 million to settle a California employee class action lawsuit over the company’s policies of not paying employees for all hours worked, including overtime, and failing to provide meal and rest breaks.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement
3/21/2019
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Thermo Fisher Scientific $4,700,000
Further Information Released
Settlement Agreement 3/21/2019

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database