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21 01, 2022

Partner Jason Marcus to Speak About the Modern Relator at 2022 Federal Bar Association Virtual Qui Tam Conference

By |2022-01-21T14:55:12+00:00January 21, 2022|Firm News|

This virtual conference is available to all members of the Federal Bar Association   Panel Details Date & Time: Friday, February 25, 2022 at 1:10 PM ET Title: The Modern [...]

17 12, 2021

Proposed False Claims Act Amendments of 2021: Materiality (Part Deux)

By |2021-12-17T18:16:12+00:00December 17, 2021|FCA Legal News|

In October 2021, we shared the first part of our discussion on materiality and proposed amendments to the False Claims Act. However, in late November, those proposed amendments were updated. [...]

3 12, 2021

Bracker & Marcus Recognized as Fourth Most Prolific Qui Tam Firm in America

By |2021-12-03T16:06:47+00:00December 3, 2021|Uncategorized|

Legal analytics firm Lex Machina reviewed thousands of unsealed False Claims Act cases from 2016 to 2020 to determine most active plaintiffs’ law firms. Adding another feather to Bracker & [...]

19 11, 2021

Bracker & Marcus LLC Settles Its Second MDGA-Intervened False Claims Act Case This Month

By |2021-11-19T20:25:40+00:00November 19, 2021|Firm News|

The whistleblowers alleged that the hospital was improperly billing split/shared visits as if patients were seen by a physician when they were only seen by a midlevel provider.   Right [...]

5 11, 2021

Bracker & Marcus Settles Intervened False Claims Act Case Alleging Infusions Performed by Medical Assistants

By |2021-12-13T20:26:27+00:00November 5, 2021|Firm News|

Georgia requires licensed nurses to perform infusions; our whistleblower nurse discovered her co-workers were unqualified medical assistants. Bracker & Marcus LLC is pleased to announce that the federal government has [...]

29 10, 2021

Proposed False Claims Act Amendments of 2021: Materiality Bites

By |2021-10-29T15:29:19+00:00October 29, 2021|FCA Legal News|

As we discussed in a previous post, FCA changes have been proposed which will potentially affect several aspects of the FCA, including cost-shifting in discovery. Today, we are going to [...]

10 09, 2021

Attorney General Merrick Garland Rescinds the Infamous Brand Memo

By |2021-09-10T12:47:34+00:00September 10, 2021|FCA Legal News|

Department of Justice may once again use internal agency guidance to enforce the rule of law In January 2018, then-Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand issued a memo, known as the [...]

20 08, 2021

Proposed False Claims Act Amendments of 2021: Cost-Shifting of Discovery in Declined Cases

By |2021-08-20T19:02:15+00:00August 20, 2021|FCA Legal News|

On July 26, 2021, a bipartisan group of senators, guided by long-time False Claims Act champion, Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), introduced a bill to amend the federal False Claims Act (FCA). [...]