DOJ Catch of the Week -- Kilgore Flares
By the C|C Whistleblower Lawyer Team
This week's Department of Justice "Catch of the Week" goes to Tennessee-based defense contractor Kilgore Flares Company. On Monday, the company and one of its subcontractors, New York-based ESM Group Inc., agreed to pay $8 million to resolve charges they violated the False Claims Act
by selling defective infrared countermeasure flares to the U.S. Army and, for ESM, knowingly...