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Multi-state Medicare Fraud Crackdown Focuses Attention on Recovery Payoffs to Defray Health Reform Costs

... http://www.pbs.org/nbr/blog/2009/07/fighting_medicare_fraud.html Nolan & Auerbach ( http://www.whistleblowerfirm.com ) represents whistleblowers in the healthcare industry. Both Ms. Auerbach and her partner, Ken Nolan are available to discuss healthcare fraud, and emerging health reform trends,...

National Pharmacy Omnicare Pays 'Unusual' Settlement to Resolve Charges of Generic Drug Switching in Delaware Nursing Homes, Resulting From 'Qui Tam' Lawsuit

... Chicago qui tam relators. Earlier this year, the firm represented Chicago whistleblowers in a $15.5 qui tam settlement with advertising agency Leo Burnett for alleg...raudsettlement.com , a reference Web site for pharmacy fraud and pharmacist whistleblowers just updated with material and filed documents relating to the Omnicare, CV...

Minnesota Hospitals Pay $2.28 Million to Settle Medicare Fraud Charges Involving Kyphoplasty

... paid $75 million last year to settle a qui tam lawsuit brought by the same whistleblowers who exposed Kyphon's sales and marketing scheme to defraud Medicare. N... worked on the case. Phillips & Cohen specializes in representing whistleblowers in qui tam lawsuits. Under the False Claims Act, private individuals can su...

Businessman Exposed Problems With Quest Subsidiary's Blood Test Kits; Led to $302 Million Settlement

...y the threat to dialysis patients and moved swiftly to protect them." whistleblowers are entitled to 15 percent to 25 percent of the amount the government recov... Phillips & Cohen is the nation's most successful law firm representing whistleblowers in qui tam lawsuits brought under the False Claims Act. Cases brought by th...

Baron & Budd Wins Damages for Six Families of Pennsylvania Asbestos Victims

...by exposure to asbestos and other toxic substances; water authorities seeking clean-up costs for drinking water contamination; government entities and whistleblowers fighting corporate fraud through Qui Tam and False Claims Act cases; securities investors defrauded by corporate wrongdoing; and consumers in class ...

Nationally Recognized Medicaid Fraud Prosecutor Tim Terry Joins Successful Whistleblower Law Practice, Specializing in "Qui Tam" Citizen Suits Under False Claims Acts

...ate False Claims Acts, which protect and encourage whistleblowers to assist taxpayers recover from frauds against th...ui tam fraud recoveries, by using the expertise of whistleblowers and their attorneys," said Terry. "The ...f law in Carson City. "We're pleased that whistleblowers will be able to benefit from Tim's expertise and s...

Law Firm Freedland Russo Spearheads Record-Setting Whistleblower Case Against Pharmaceutical Giant Eli Lilly -- Firm Expands Offices to Include L.A. Entertainment Branch

...ion is taking place. As an incentive to come forward, the law provides that whistleblowers can share in any money that is recovered in the lawsuit. Freedland Russ...r case in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 2003. Subsequently, other whistleblowers filed separate lawsuits. Now, six years later, the seal has been lifted on...

The Largest Pharma Fraud Whistleblower Case in U.S. History Totaling $1.4 Billion

... Attorney Filed Complaint in 2003 Representing Six whistleblowers PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire...hat six former Lilly drug marketing representative whistleblowers brought to Sheller. Lilly will pay more than ...s, paying an additional $600 million fine. The six whistleblowers who brought the Complaint against the drug company...

Whistleblowers' Complaints Lead Eli Lilly to Pay $800 Million to Settle Civil Medicaid Fraud Charges, According to Berg & Androphy

...ent, who resides in New Jersey, is no longer in the pharmaceutical business, but he is proud of the stand he took in this case. He and the eight other whistleblowers who filed lawsuits deserve credit for exposing the conduct alleged in the settlement agreement." Of the total settlement, $438 million will go ...

The Best Holiday Toys Are Safe Holiday Toys

... complaint database; increased civil penalties that the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) can assess against violators; and protection of whistleblowers who report product safety defects. "We actually feel like this holiday season is going to be one of the safest because of the exposure we've gotten...
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Medical whistleblowers speak out

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) was "the single greatest obstacle to doing anything effective" about Vioxx, said FDA drug safety officer David Graham at an unprecedented roundtable of medical whistleblowers sponsored by the Public Library of Science (PLoS) and the Government Accountabilit...
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$425 Million Cephalon Civil Settlement and Criminal Fine; In America's Largest

...ud settlement and $50 million corporate criminal plea. Kenney, lead partner of Philadelphia-based, Kenney Egan, McCafferty & Young, P.C., represents whistleblowers across the U.S. His whistleblower client is a former medical sales representative, area trainer and institutional representative for the Frazer, Penns...

Medtronic Unit to Pay $75 Million to Settle Whistleblower Medicare Fraud Case

...well as Cindy Pangallo and Peggy Glynn, who are Department of Health and Human Services special agents. Phillips & Cohen specializes in representing whistleblowers in qui tam lawsuits. Under the False Claims Act, private individuals can sue companies defrauding the government and recover funds on the government's...
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