Author: Ross Wolfe

PHARMACEUTICAL WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: Pharmaceutical Company Daiichi to Pay $39 Million to Settle Fraud Allegations Involving Improper Kickbacks

On January 9, 2015, the Department of Justice announced that Daiichi Sankyo Inc., a global pharmaceutical company with its U.S. headquarters in New Jersey, agreed to pay the federal government and state Medicaid programs $39 million to ...

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FALSE CLAIMS ACT WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: Optometry Practice to Pay U.S. Government $800,000 in Whistleblower Lawsuit

An optometry practice as agreed to pay the U.S. Government $800,000 to settle a whistleblower lawsuit filed under the federal False Claims Act. The whistleblower suit alleges that the optometry practice employed a optometrist who ...

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ANTI-KICKBACK STATUTE WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: DaVita To Pay $350 Million to Resolve Whistleblower Lawsuit Alleging Illegal Kickback Arrangements With Referring Physicians

DaVita Healthcare Partners, Inc., recently agree to pay $350 million to the federal government to settle a whistleblower lawsuit alleging that it violated the civil False Claims Act. The settlement resolves allegations originally ...

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HOME HEALTH WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: Florida HHA to Pay $1.65 Million to Settle FCA Whistleblower Lawsuit Alleging Home Health Fraud

The Department of Justice recently announced that A Plus Home Health Care, Inc., and its owners, have agreed to pay $1.65 million to the federal government to settle allegations of Home Health Fraud set forth in a whistleblower lawsuit ...

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PHARMACEUTICAL WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: Whistleblower Lawsuit Against Novartis Survives Motion to Dismiss

Recently, a federal district judge in the Southern District of New York denied, in part, Novartis’ motion to dismiss a whistleblower lawsuit filed under the civil False Claims Act. The pharmaceutical whistleblower alleged that Novartis ...

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FALSE CLAIMS ACT WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: Boeing Pays $23 Million to Settle an FCA Government Contract Fraud Whistleblower Lawsuit

The Boeing Company recently paid $23 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit brought under the civil False Claims Act alleging government contract fraud. Specifically, the whistleblower lawsuit alleged that Boeing submitted false ...

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PHARMACEUTICAL WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: CVS Caremark to Pay $6 Million to Settle Whistleblower Lawsuit

Caremark, LLC, a pharmacy benefit management (PBM) company operated by CVS Caremark Corporation, recently agreed to pay the federal government $6 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit brought under the federal False Claims Act. The ...

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