Navistar Accused Of Overcharging Marine Corps By $1.28B
Law360 (December 4, 2019, 3:50 PM EST) -- A former Navistar employee has accused the defense vehicle manufacturer of bilking the federal government out of $1.28 billion by overcharging the U.S. Marine Corps for components of military vehicles, according to a federal lawsuit unsealed Tuesday.
Duquoin Burgess, who worked in Navistar Defense LLC’s contract management department from March 2009 to October 2012, alleged that his former employer and its parent company, Navistar International Corp., forged invoices, catalog prices and other documents in order to win a defense contract for Mine Resistant, Ambush Protected, or MRAP, vehicles.
“Navistar Defense exploited the government’s need for vehicles that would provide American soldiers...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!