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Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund Creates COVID-19 Task Force

Earlier this month, the Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund (TAFEF) formally announced the launch of a national COVID-19 Anti-Fraud Task Force. The Task Force will assist federal and state law...

False Claims Act Materiality Explained

One of the requirements for any False Claims Act case is that the falsity or fraud must be material.  We explain what that term means, and how a whistleblower goes...

DOJ Sues Regeneron for Copay Fraud

The Massachusetts U.S. Attorney’s Office announced that it will sue drug manufacturer Regeneron Pharmaceuticals for health care fraud. The False Claims Act complaint alleges that Regeneron paid tens of millions...

WLC Stands in Support of the Black Community

Here at the Whistleblower Law Collaborative, we try to keep our work focused on the rights and claims of our clients, and the interests of law enforcement in protecting the...

Beauty School Settles Whistleblower Case Involving Education Fraud

Last week, the Department of Justice announced that a private, for-profit beauty school has agreed to pay $425,000 to resolve education fraud allegations. The defendant is Metro Beauty Academy, LLC...

DOJ Briefs Senate Committee on Its Efforts to Fight COVID-19 Scams

This week, Department of Justice officials appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee. They described steps DOJ is taking to detect, investigate, and prosecute COVID-19 scams. The two officials were Associate...

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