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Army Contractor Settles False Claims Act Allegations For $2 Million

Bering Straits Technical Services LLC (BSTS) and its parent company, Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC), have paid $2 million in damages to resolve numerous alleged violations of the False Claims Act.   199 more words

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Two Defense Contractors to Pay $8 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

Tennessee-based Kilgore Flares Company and New York-based ESM Group have agreed to pay a total of $8 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by selling or conspiring to sell defective infrared flares to the U.S. 451 more words

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Louisiana Jury Convicts 2 in Medicare Home Health Fraud Scheme

A federal jury in New Orleans convicted the owner of a Louisiana home health care company and a doctor for their roles in a $34 million Medicare home health care fraud scheme.   327 more words

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Pfizer Agrees to Pay $784.6 Million to Settle False Claims Act Case

Pharmaceutical company Pfizer announced on February 16, 2016 that it reached an agreement in principle to pay $784.6 million to settle allegations that its Wyeth unit overcharged Medicaid for the heartburn drug Protonix.   149 more words

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Stericycle, Inc. $28.5 Million Multistate Settlement Approved

On February 1, 2016, the allocation of a $28.5 million qui tam False Claims Act settlement involving Stericycle Inc, a medical waste disposal company, was approved. 194 more words

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Florida Urologist to Pay $1,050,000 to Settle False Claims Act Lawsuit

Dr. David Spellberg, a Fort Myers, Florida urologist has agreed to pay $1,050,000 to resolve allegations that he ordered unnecessary medical tests.  Dr. Spellberg, formerly of Naples Urology Associates, was also involved in a recent settlement stemming from allegations that Dr. 227 more words

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Radiology Company Agrees to Pay $8.7 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Lawsuits

Rose Radiology Centers, Inc., a radiology company with thirteen offices in the Tampa Bay Florida area, agreed on January 29, 2016 to pay $8.71 million to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act.   128 more words

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