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…

U.S. ex rel. Streck v. Takeda Pharmaceuticals America et al. (Underpayment of Medicaid Rebates)

A federal jury ordered Eli Lilly to pay $61 million in damages in a False Claims Act lawsuit alleging Eli Lilly underpaid the rebates required under the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program. The lawsuit alleged Eli Lilly initiated retroactive price increases on its drugs and failed to pay Medicaid rebates on the new, higher drug prices.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Health and Human Services
Court Type
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Verdict
Contractors Involved Penalty
Eli Lilly and Company $61,000,000
Further Information Released
Law Firm Press Release 8/3/2022
Complaint 11/24/2014

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database