Category Archives for False Claims

San Francisco Whistleblower Lawyer Speaks Out About Blowing the Whistle on Fraud

Increasingly, whistleblowers are helping to identify scams and recover taxpayer funds, often working closely with a whistleblower attorney

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Farm Subsidies, Drought and Fraud

Two recently settled federal False Claims Act cases demonstrate that the farming fraud problem isn’t just bureaucratic malfeasance.

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Wiretapping and the False Claims Act

For almost as long as there have been telephones, the federal government has tapped them in an effort to collar the bad guys.

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Advice from a Former Whistleblower

Adam Resnick recently published a piece setting out 10 things every whistleblower needs to know.

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What Every Potential Whistleblower Needs to Know: Building a Timeline

A timeline captures facts and makes less for the whistleblower to keep “in his head” and can be turned over to your lawyer to grow

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Bringing Back the 80’s in False Claims Act Enforcement

The modern era of False Claims Act enforcement started with the passage of the modern amendments to the False Claims Act in 1986.

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Using the False Claims Act to Respond to Fraud Scandals Inside the Military

The Army disclosed a kickback scheme involving National Guard recruiters collecting hundreds of millions in incentive payments for recruits.

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Whistleblowers and the Bystander Effect

Researchers have found that the likelihood of a person aiding someone in distress drops as the size of the group of witnesses increases.

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Developments in Off-Label Marketing Fraud in 2013

Off-label marketing fraud cases have involved systematic manipulation of the regulatory scheme governing pharma products and treatment of patients by doctors

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