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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…

Tardd et al. v. Brookhaven National Laboratory et al. (Racial Discrimination)

Malry Tardd and Otto White, African-American employees of the Brookhaven National Laboratory, filed a lawsuit against the lab in 2004 alleging they were systematically discriminated against and harassed by lab employees, and that their pleas for help were ignored by lab officials. The lawsuit sought $25 million in damages. Both Tardd and White reached a confidential settlement of their claims.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
Energy
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Complaint
7/29/2004
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Brookhaven Science Associates, LLC Undisclosed
Further Information Released
Complaint 7/29/2004

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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database