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The California Insurance Fraud Prevention Act

By Daniel Miller The California Insurance Fraud Prevention Act is a very unique and powerful law that qui tam whistleblowers can use to recover substantial funds for fraud committed against insurance companies in California. It is unique because it allows private whistleblowers to recover funds for fraud committed against private insurers. It is powerful [...]

By | 2018-06-19T10:45:20+00:00 June 19th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Rhode Island False Claims Act

What is the Rhode Island False Claims Act? The Rhode Island False Claims Act is modeled after the federal False Claims Act and allows individuals with information related to fraud, waste, and abuse being perpetrated on the Rhode Island government to file a lawsuit on behalf of the government. Rhode Island False Claims Act Liability Under the [...]

By | 2018-06-18T16:05:07+00:00 June 18th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Delaware False Claims Act

Reporting Fraud Under the Delaware False Claims Act Before July 16, 2009, only an "affected person" could bring a False Claims Act action under the Delaware False Claims Act ("Delaware FCA"). The Delaware FCA defined "affected person" as a labor organization or a current or former employee of a person liable for a false claims [...]

By | 2018-06-18T15:57:25+00:00 June 18th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Federal Court Reaffirms Whistleblower’s Right to Bring a Qui Tam Lawsuit to Recover for Medicare Fraud

A federal district court denied a motion for judgment on the pleadings in a qui tam action and reaffirmed the right of whistleblowers who report Medicare fraud to recover civil penalties under the False Claims Act. In USA and Elin Baklid-Kunz v. Halifax Hospital Medical Center, et al., Case No. 6:09-cv-1002-Orl-31TBS (M.D.Fla. February 6, 2014), the United States [...]

By | 2018-06-18T15:44:44+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Healthcare Fraud|

Iowa False Claims Act

In 2010, the State of Iowa passed the Iowa False Claims Act ("Iowa FCA"), its own version of the federal False Claims Act ("FCA"). The Iowa FCA allows people who know about fraud to bring a qui tam case against a person or entity for submitting or causing the submission of false claims to the State. Like [...]

By | 2018-06-15T12:25:27+00:00 June 15th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Georgia Taxpayer Protection False Claims Act

In 2012, the State of Georgia adopted the Georgia Taxpayer Protection False Claims Act ("Georgia Taxpayer Protection FCA"), its own version of the federal False Claims Act ("FCA"). The Georgia Taxpayer Protection FCA allows private individuals, known as qui tam whistleblowers, who know about fraud to bring a lawsuit against a person or entity for submitting [...]

By | 2018-06-15T11:52:51+00:00 June 15th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Connecticut False Claims Act

In 2009, the State of Connecticut adopted the Connecticut False Claims Act ("Connecticut FCA"), its own version of the federal False Claims Act ("FCA"). The Connecticut FCA allows private individuals who know about fraud to bring a qui tam case against a person or entity for submitting or causing the submission of false claims to the State. [...]

By | 2018-06-14T12:58:04+00:00 June 14th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Colorado Medicaid False Claims Act

In 2010, the State of Colorado adopted the Colorado Medicaid False Claims Act ("Colorado Medicaid FCA"), its own version of the federal False Claims Act ("FCA"). The Colorado Medicaid FCA allows private individuals who know about Medicaid fraud to bring a qui tam case against a person or entity for submitting or causing the submission of false [...]

By | 2018-06-14T12:51:15+00:00 June 14th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|

Louisiana False Claims Act

The Louisiana Medical Assistance Programs Integrity Law ("Louisiana FCA") is the State of Louisiana's version of the federal False Claims Act ("FCA"). The Louisiana FCA allows private individuals who know about fraud against Louisiana's medical assistance programs to bring a qui tam case against a person or entity for submitting or causing the submission of false claims [...]

By | 2018-06-14T12:43:17+00:00 June 14th, 2018|False Claims Act Information|
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