Our Jupiter, Florida Law Firm handles Qui Tam cases such as the recent one in which a psychiatrist settles claims for unnecessary brain stimulation treatments.
Under the False Claims Act, a private party known as a relator can file an action on behalf of the United States and receive a portion of the recovery. In the mentioned case, the relators will receive a total of $300,000.
Qui tam lawsuits are a type of civil lawsuit that whistleblowers bring under the False Claims Act, a law that rewards whistleblowers if their qui tam cases recover funds for the government.
If you are aware of any fraud against the government contact our law office for a free case evaluation.