U.S. Department of Energy

Regents of the University of California to Pay 500k to Resolve Allegations of False Statements in Obtaining Grant Funding

by The United States Attorney's Office–Eastern District of California

The Regents of the University of California agreed to pay the United States $499,700 to resolve civil allegations under the False Claims Act that the University of California at Davis submitted false and misleading statements in connection with obtaining grants from the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Science Foundation (NSF), United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced Dec. 11.