At Bracker & Marcus, we are passionate about providing updates and keeping our community informed on news and law regulations related to the False Claims Act throughout the United States.

9 02, 2024

Julie Bracker Co-Chairs Annual False Claims Act Conference in Manhattan

2024-02-09T17:28:02+00:00By |False Claims Act Blog|

It was my honor to co-chair the American Conference Institute’s Eleventh Annual False Claims Act and Qui Tam Enforcement conference, which took place January 22 through 23, 2024 at the [...]

19 01, 2024

SEC Issues New Cybersecurity Disclosure Rule

2024-01-19T19:51:26+00:00By |Cyber Security, False Claims Act Blog|

On July 26, 2023, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) produced a final rule that strengthened and standardized the agency's requirements for companies regarding disclosures of “cybersecurity risk management, strategy, [...]

19 12, 2023

Bracker & Marcus Ties for the Largest PPP Settlement on Record

2023-12-22T21:05:22+00:00By |Bracker & Marcus Firm News & Updates, False Claims Act Blog, Financial Fraud Blog, Government Fraud Blog, Whistleblower Blog & News|

The end of the year usually means cold weather, holiday decorations, and a rush to finalize False Claims Act settlements. This year is proving to be no different, as we [...]

12 07, 2023

SBA Reports More Than $200 Billion of PPP and EIDL Funds Lost to Fraud

2023-07-13T12:58:03+00:00By |False Claims Act Blog, Whistleblower Blog & News|

Our law firm has filed over a dozen False Claims Act cases alleging Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) fraud, and we have more in the [...]

23 06, 2023

CRH Healthcare Settles Covid Overbilling Claim for $1.6 Million

2023-07-12T21:27:43+00:00By |False Claims Act Blog|

As anyone involved in healthcare during the Covid pandemic can attest, there was an enormous amount of confusion about what providers could and could not do, and how they should [...]

12 05, 2023

DOJ Releases Updated False Claims Act Statistics for 2022

2023-07-12T21:27:44+00:00By |False Claims Act Blog, Whistleblower Blog & News|

The False Claims Act (FCA) imposes liability on individuals and organizations that defraud the government by submitting false or fraudulent claims for payment. When private whistleblowers discover such fraudulent activity, [...]

17 05, 2022

Stories from Skid Row: Vulnerable Populations Used to Perpetrate Medi-Cal, Medicare Fraud

2023-07-12T21:28:01+00:00By |Bracker & Marcus Firm News & Updates, False Claims Act Blog, Healthcare Fraud Blog|

Imagine this: you are homeless and living in a tent on a stretch of street in Los Angeles called Skid Row. You are desperate for food, for warmth, for any [...]

11 03, 2022

COVID Relief Fraud: Justice Takes Time

2023-07-12T21:28:05+00:00By |False Claims Act Blog, Financial Fraud Blog, Whistleblower Blog & News|

A recent Law 360 article titled “The Hottest FCA Cases and Trends to Watch in 2022” starts its round up of “the new FCA frontiers that lawsuits are beginning to [...]

18 02, 2022

PPP Fraud Whistleblower Lawyer

2023-12-01T14:19:31+00:00By |False Claims Act Blog, Government Fraud Blog, Whistleblower Blog & News|

When the federal government unleashed the Paycheck Protection Program, it quickly became obvious that while it would help many people and businesses in need, it would likely be plagued with [...]