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Government Recovers Over $4.7 Billion from False Claims Act Cases in FY 2016

Government Recovers Over $4.7 Billion from False Claims Act Cases in FY 2016 December 15, 2016 — In a mid-week announcement, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) revealed that during fiscal year 2016 it had recovered, via settlements and judgments in civil cases under the False Claims Act (FCA), a near-record $4.7 billion—the third highest annual [...]

U.S. Settles Two Florida False Claims Act Cases Against Healthcare Providers and Nets Nearly $15 Million

U.S. Settles Two Florida False Claims Act Cases Against  Healthcare Providers and Nets Nearly $15 Million In separate statements issued on December 7, 2016, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Florida and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida announced the settlement of two separate False Claims Act (FCA) [...]

Federal Security Increases for Workers’ Compensation Compounded Medication Claims Paid Pursuant to Federal Employees’ Compensation Act Program

This past June, we issued a client alert regarding an uptick in the Department of Justice and Department of Defense’s coordinated efforts to conduct investigations into alleged violations of the False Claims Act (FCA) for claims submitted to TRICARE and further noted that the Department of Labor (DOL) had joined the enforcement actions for what [...]