December 8, 2014
pleaded guilty and paid $288 million
for overcharging the government on a contract to provide food and water to the U.S. troops in Afghanistan. In addition, Supreme Group B.V.
and several of its subsidiaries agreed to pay an additional $146 million
to resolve a related civil lawsuit alleging false billings to the Department of Defense for fuel and transporting cargo to American soldiers in Afghanistan. Michael Epp
, former Director, Commercial Division and Supply Chain for Supreme Group, will receive a whistleblower award of $16.2 million