Legal News Articles - Whistleblower
November 10, 2015. By Heidi Turner.
Miami, FL: Individuals who are willing to act as tax fraud whistleblowers may be able to collect a percentage of the money recovered by the IRS. According to attorney Ben Stewart, of Stewart Law Group, tax fraud is a widespread problem that affects all law-abiding taxpayers and results in higher taxes.Read [ Tax Fraud Attorney: “We’re Talking About Cheating” ]
November 2, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Washington, DC: On the surface, the payday for two healthcare fraud whistleblowers may seem excessive at a combined $38 million. But when the depth and breadth of the alleged healthcare fraud is factored in, it soon becomes clear the contributions of the two lead plaintiffs were integral in what has been described as one of the largest examples of alleged healthcare fraud, in terms of the number of defendants, in the history of the False Claims Act (FCA).Read [ Healthcare Fraud Whistleblowers to Split $38 Million ]
October 23, 2015. By Heidi Turner.
Hendersonville, NC: The Department of Justice recently announced it reached a settlement with Adventist Health System to settle allegations of healthcare fraud linked to improper compensation agreements with referring physicians.Read [ Healthcare Fraud Lawsuit Results in $115 Million ]
September 17, 2015. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Auditor Recommends Reauthorizing Medicaid Fraud False Claims Act ]
August 24, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ First Healthcare Fraud Whistleblower Lawsuit under Obamacare Settles for $6.88 Million ]
August 20, 2015. By The National Trial Lawyers.
A Louisiana federal judge nullified a jury verdict in favor of DuPont Co., which had been accused by a whistleblower in a False Claims Act suit of not telling federal regulators about carcinogen leaks at one of its plants, saying the chemical giant withheld evidence.Read [ Whistleblower Gets Fair Chance to Present Case in DuPont Gas Leak Case ]
July 1, 2015. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Lawsuit Settled for $17 Million ]
June 1, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Tennessee Hospital Settles Alleged Whistleblower Healthcare Fraud for $1.3 Million ]
May 17, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Florida Whistleblower Healthcare Fraud Lawsuit Settles for $7.5 Million ]
April 12, 2015. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Healthcare Fraud Whistleblowers Allege Medicaid and Medicare Out Millions ]