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Health Care Fraud and Abuse: Reflections After the Last Class of the Semester at BU Law School

Whistleblower Law Collaborative partners Bob Thomas and Erica Blachman Hitchings recently called it a wrap in their BU School of Law Health Care Fraud and Abuse seminar. The Course Over...

Whistleblower Law Collaborative Client’s False Claims Act Suit Leads United States to Recover Over $10.1 Million from Kentucky Hospital

The United States has settled a federal False Claims Act case brought by Robert Stone, a client of the Whistleblower Law Collaborative LLC, against Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s Healthcare,...

Erica Blachman Hitchings Shares Insights on the False Claims Act in Practising Law Institute Webinars

Whistleblower Law Collaborative LLC Member Erica Blachman Hitchings (former Department of Justice Trial Attorney and AUSA) recently sat down with four other recent alumni from the Department of Justice for...

Department of Justice Strikes Back with Procurement Collusion Strike Force 

The United States spends a lot of money on goods and services each year.  How much?  In 2018, the federal government spent more than $550 billion on goods and services. ...

John Oliver’s Dim View of Compounding Pharmacies

In a recent episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver explained drug compounding pharmacies and highlighted some of the problems they pose for regulators and the public. The Role of...

Pay attention to what White House whistleblower reported, not motivations for speaking out

With the news that a White House Ukraine whistleblower is willing to speak to Congress, it appears inevitable that his or her identity will become public. Some have argued that...

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