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SC Whistleblower Healthcare Fraud Lawsuit Settles

SC Whistleblower Healthcare Fraud Lawsuit Reaches Settlement A whistleblower healthcare fraud lawsuit, based in South Carolina, was filed against a Richmond, VA-based company called Healthcare Diagnostic Laboratory. The company recently proposed a settlement in the whistleblower case. Healthcare Diagnostic Laboratory will pay $47 million to the … [Read more...]

US Joins Whistleblower Case Alleging Medicare Fraud at Large Nursing Home Chain

Whistleblower Case Against Nursing Home Chain for Medicare Fraud Will Go To Court The US Department of Justice announced on Tuesday, April 21st, that it would join a whistleblower case filed against a large nursing home chain, HCR Manorcare, which alleges the company committed Medicare fraud. The whistleblower case alleges that HCR Manorcare’s … [Read more...]

Original GM Faulty Ignition Switch Whistleblowers Win Lawsuit

Parents Who Lost Child to Faulty Ignition Switch in GM Vehicle Wins Whistleblower Lawsuit faulty ignition switch problem that plagued millions of GM vehicles and is responsible for the death of over 50 people have now settled their second whistleblower lawsuit with the major vehicle manufacturer. The victim, Brooke Melton, was driving her … [Read more...]

Maine Settles Document Shredding Whistleblower Lawsuit for $250,000

Maine Will Pay $250,000 to Settle CDC Document-Shredding Whistleblower Lawsuit The State of Maine has agreed to pay $250,000 to two whistleblowers and the Maine Centers for Disease Control, after the plaintiffs filed a qui tam lawsuit alleging that they were wrongfully discriminated against by a CDC director after they refused to participate in … [Read more...]

Charleston Medical Center Settles Medicare Fraud Lawsuit for $1 Million

South Carolina and Nason Medical Settle Medicare Fraud Allegations for $1 Million A Charleston-area medical center and the state of South Carolina have settled a federal whistleblower lawsuit claiming that the hospital committed Medicaid and Medicare fraud. The settlement is $1 million. US Attorney Bill Nettles and Nason Medical, along with the … [Read more...]

Kaplan For-Profit College Settles Whistleblower Lawsuit

Kaplan For-Profit College Settles Whistleblower Lawsuit with DOJ The for-profit Kaplan College has agreed to a settlement with the Department of Justice over a whistleblower lawsuit, and will pay $1.3 million. A former employee of Kaplan, Leslie Coleman, filed the whistleblower lawsuit in 2012, claiming that two of the college’s Texas-based … [Read more...]

State Farm Appeals Katrina Whistleblower Lawsuit

Hurricane Katrina Whistleblower Lawsuit Goes Back to Court with State Farm’s Appeal Insurance company State Farm was ordered earlier this year to pay $3 million in legal fees and damages for defrauding the federal government after a judge ruled in favor of two sisters who filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the company. Now, State Farm will … [Read more...]

Two Co-Defendants in Armstrong Whistleblower Lawsuit Settle

Two of Lance Armstrong’s Co-Defendants in Whistleblower Lawsuit Agree to Settlement In 2010, a former teammate of Lance Armstrong’s filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the team, alleging that Armstrong defrauded the federal government by accepting funding through the United States Postal Service, and claiming that there was no doping occurring … [Read more...]

Nevada For-Profit Hospice Faces Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Suit

US Joins Whistleblower Lawsuit Accusing Nevada For-Profit Hospice of Medicare Fraud Both the United States Department of Justice and the state of Nevada have unsealed and joined a whistleblower lawsuit that alleges a for-profit hospice in Nevada committed Medicare fraud by overbilling the government agency. The Skilled Healthcare Group operated … [Read more...]

Famous NYC Doctor Settles Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Lawsuit

NYC Doctor Known for Monotone Radio Spots Agrees to Medicare Fraud Whistleblower Settlement Gilbert Lederman, the former director of radiation oncology at Staten Island University Hospital, who treated late Beatle George Harrison, has agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle Medicare fraud whistleblower allegations involving his billings, and admit to … [Read more...]

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