Types of Qui Tam Cases

Health Care Fraud

The government spends billions of dollars on health care each year, so it is probably no surprise that the most common types of whistleblower cases involve health care fraud, such as:

These cases involve providers causing false claims to be submitted to government healthcare payers, as in over-billing for medical services by CPT upcoding, hospital DRG fraud, employing kickbacks, or improper off-label marketing of prescription drugs that cost the government millions of taxpayer dollars.

Financial Industry Fraud

Following the Madoff debacle, new laws have enabled and incentivised whistleblowers to report financial fraud. Whistleblowers who posses detailed evidence of fraud can be rewarded for reporting fraud in the following arenas:

  • Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) violations
  • Tax Fraud
  • Money Laundering
Other FCA violations include:

If you have the ability to document false claims against the government, please contact James T. Ratner or call (845) 688-5222 today for your case consultation with an experienced qui tam attorney.

Contact Us • Free Consultation
Contact Us