False Claims Act Whistleblower Blog

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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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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FALSE CLAIMS ACT WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: Conditions of Payment VS Conditions of Participation in Whistleblower Lawsuits

One of the major areas discussion for whistleblower attorneys is conditions of payment vs conditions of participation. There are two categories of false claims under the federal False Claims Act: a factually false claim and a legally ...

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FALSE CLAIMS ACT WHISTLEBLOWER BLOG: The DOJ Joins Whistleblower Lawsuit Against Lance Armstrong

The United States Department of Justice has decided to join a whistleblower lawsuit filed under the federal False Claims Act alleging that Lance Armstrong, Johan Bruyneel and Tailwind Sports LLC and Tailwind Sports Corporation ...

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