Whistleblower News & Articles

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What Is An Office Of Inspector General?

Every major federal agency has an Office of Inspector General (OIG). OIGs have multiple functions. One of the most important is to investigate fraud, waste, and abuse affecting their affiliated...

Compliance, Compliance, Compliance

Typically we write about fraud enforcement and our work representing whistleblowers. But equally important to us is preventing fraud from happening (which ironically would put us out of business). To that end, we recently participated in two events focused on how companies can maintain...

Vermont Uses Its New False Claims Act to Reach Medicaid Fraud Settlement

Vermont joined the ranks of 29 other states when it enacted a state False Claims Act, effective May 2015. This week the Vermont Attorney General announced what appears to be the...

Prosecutors’ Regulatory Tools: BU Law

The Health Care Fraud and Abuse seminar at BU Law wrapped up its most recent class.  We discussed different regulatory tools that federal and state prosecutors use to encourage, punish,...

Omnicare Continues to Rip Off Medicare and Medicaid

Omnicare, Inc., the country’s largest nursing home pharmacy, faces yet another allegation of misconduct with respect to nursing home patients. Last month the United States intervened in two whistleblower cases...

Suzanne Durrell Participates in Fifteenth Annual Pharma Congress

On November 3-5, 2014, Suzanne Durrell participated in the Fifteenth Annual Pharma Congress.  The Pharma Congress, or formally the Pharmaceutical Regulatory and Compliance Congress and Best Practices Forum, to be...

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