Navigation Links
Nevada Qui Tam Attorney Tim Terry to Address Sacramento Gold Rush Chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA)
Date:2/15/2010

Qui Tam Attorney Tim Terry of Carson City, Nevada will highlight the fundamentals of the Federal and California False Claims Acts at a February 17, 2010, meeting of the Sacramento Gold Rush Chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA). The meeting will be from 11:30 - 1:30 at the La Boheme Continental Restaurant in Fair Oaks.

Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) February 15, 2010 -- Qui Tam attorney Tim Terry of Carson City, Nevada will speak to a luncheon meeting of the Sacramento Gold Rush Chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) on February 17, 2010, at 11:30 a.m. The meeting will take place at the La Boheme Continental Restaurant in Fair Oaks. Terry will highlight the Federal and California False Claims Acts and their application in fighting fraud against the Government.

Terry represents Qui Tam Relators (also known as Whistleblowers) in cases involving Medicaid and Medicare fraud, pharmaceutical fraud, economic stimulus program fraud, and other False Claims Act (FCA) prosecutions. The Federal and California False Claims Acts permit private citizens who have knowledge of fraud against Government programs to help the Government in recovering ill-gotten gains and additional civil penalties. These laws typically allow the Government to collect up to three times the dollar amount it was defrauded, in addition to civil penalties ranging up to $10,000 per false claim. And, Terry noted, Whistleblowers normally receive a percentage of the Government's recovery for their efforts in assisting the Government.

"Since 1986 over $20 Billion has been recovered for Government treasuries through FCA cases," said Terry, former Chief Deputy Attorney General for the State of Nevada. These laws have their origins in our country's Civil War years when Congress passed the original False Claims Act (also known as "Lincoln's Law") to address rampant fraud plaguing Union Army procurements. Examples of fraud in those days included the supplying of munitions filled with sawdust rather than powder, boots made of cardboard instead of leather, and providing supposedly new ships that were simply old ships with fresh paint.

Terry, who served for over 17 years as the head of the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit in the Nevada Attorney General's Office, was involved in over 100 Qui Tam cases and was a leading prosecutor in multi-state prosecutions of such cases under the Federal and various State False Claims Acts. In 2008 he established The Terry Law Firm, Ltd. in Carson City (www.theterrylawfirm.com) to represent citizens willing to fight fraud against the Government. He is affiliated with nationally known FCA attorneys Mike Behn and Steve Cohen of Chicago as the WhistleBlower Action Network (www.whistlebloweraction.com).

For more information contact:

L. Timothy Terry
The Terry Law Firm, Ltd.
775.883.2348

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/02/prweb3463444.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. University of Nevada School of Medicine Professor Confirms Accuracy Through Validation Study Using the CSI Health Station Model 6K
2. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Partnership Plan Wins Nevada Immunization Award
3. Wyeth to Appeal Nevada Hormone Therapy Trial Verdict
4. TriWest Contributes $25,000 to Nevada National Guard
5. Nevada company, ORNL develop potential lifesaver
6. Milestone Scientific to Exhibit at the DPRWorld(TM) 08 in Las Vegas, Nevada
7. Video: The Nevada Division of Insurance Launches 2008 Health Sham Insurance Campaign
8. Physicians Practice and Nevada Cancer Institute Partner to Improve Patient Care
9. Too Hot for Wigs: Bald Women Go Natural in Nevada
10. Saint Marys Reno RNs Win Landmark Nevada Pact
11. National RN Union Launches Multi-State Drive for Healthcare Voters With Road Show in Nevada, October 13 Through 17
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Nevada Qui Tam Attorney Tim Terry to Address Sacramento Gold Rush Chapter of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) 
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... August 17, 2017 , ... An August 2 article ... obtaining plastic surgery, largely influenced by the growing popularity of “pretty boys” in both ... notes that standards of male appearance are changing not only in the Asian nation, ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Pot Valet is a leading provider of premium medical-grade cannabis ... state, and soon, every state in the country, the company offers patients safe, legal, ... altogether. , According to Pot Valet, all California patients have the legal ...
(Date:8/17/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... August 17, 2017 , ... A recent ... to the biopharmaceutical industry in 2016 cited deficiencies in data integrity. The FDA outlines ... Part 11 ruling. , Presented as part of the Beckman Coulter Life ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) , ... August 16, 2017 , ... An August 3rd ... patients that was the subject of a report in JAMA (the Journal of the American ... (BMIs) above 50 were able to achieve BMIs under 30, when compared to patients with ...
(Date:8/16/2017)... ... August 16, 2017 , ... For the second ... England student to educate the public on the impact of concussions. Brooke Mills, ... first-ever National Concussion Awareness Day. , Brooke is working diligently is to raise ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/28/2017)... 28, 2017 Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. ("Hill-Rom") (NYSE: ... quarter ended June 30, 2017, and updated its financial ... For the fiscal third quarter, Hill-Rom reported ... per diluted share in the prior-year period. These results ... per diluted share primarily related to the non-cash write-down ...
(Date:7/27/2017)... Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST ) today ... updated financial guidance for the full-year 2017. ... Reported net sales of $397.6 million, a record ... at constant currency (organic) grew by 3.9%. ... $0.60 in the prior-year quarter. Second-quarter 2017 adjusted diluted ...
(Date:7/26/2017)... July 26, 2017 Sancilio Pharmaceuticals Company, Inc. ... clinical trial evaluating Altemia TM , an oral therapy ... Sickle Cell Disease (SCD). The SCOT Trial, is a ... and safety of Altemia TM in pediatric patients ... US IND 125274. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: