False Claims Act Settlements both civil and criminal updates, final rulings, and negotiated settlements

APL Ltd. to Pay $9.8 Million to Resolve Alleged False Claims Under the Department of Defense Shipping Contract

The False Claims Act (31 U.S.C. §§ 3729–3733, also called the "Lincoln Law") is an American federal law that imposes liability on persons and companies (typically federal contractors) who defraud governmental programs. It is the federal Government's primary litigation tool in combating fraud against the Government. Here is an example of the Department of Justices [...]
False Claims Act, False Claims Act Settlements

Netcracker Technology Corp. and Computer Sciences Corp. Agree to Settle Civil False Claims Act Allegations

The False Claims Act (31 U.S.C. §§ 3729–3733, also called the "Lincoln Law") is an American federal law that imposes liability on persons and companies (typically federal contractors) who defraud governmental programs. It is the federal Government's primary litigation tool in combating fraud against the Government. Here is an example of the Department of Justices [...]
False Claims Act, False Claims Act Settlements

DaVita Healthcare Partners — FCA Settlement

In October 2014, DOJ announced that DaVita Healthcare Partners, one of the largest dialysis providers in the United States, had agreed to pay $350 million to resolve FCA allegations that it paid kickbacks to induce referrals to its clinics. Among other allegations, the government asserted that DaVita entered into joint ventures with physicians, either by […]

False Claims Act, False Claims Act Settlements, Healthcare Fraud, Qui Tam