Category: False Claims Act

Whistleblowers are the Ultimate Patriots – #ilovewhistleblowers

In anticipation of Whistleblower Appreciation Day on July 30th, here is a video discussing how whistleblowers and Qui Tam relators are “the ultimate patriots.” Please join me for a FREE Webinar on July 28th at 12:00 pm MST: Whistleblower Protections & Incentives, at ilovewhistleblowers.com. Individuals who believe they have been subjected to retaliation for blowing-the-whistle on illegal…




False Claims Act Qui Tam Procedures – #ilovewhistleblowers

In anticipation of Whistleblower Appreciation Day on July 30th, here is a video discussing the procedures of filing and pursuing a False Claims Act Qui Tam lawsuit. Please join me for a FREE Webinar on July 28th at 12:00 pm MST: Whistleblower Protections & Incentives, at ilovewhistleblowers.com. Individuals who believe they have been subjected to retaliation for…




The History of the False Claims Act – #ilovewhistleblowers

In anticipation of Whistleblower Appreciation Day on July 30th, here is a video discussing the history of the False Claims Act. Please join me for a FREE Webinar on July 28th at 12:00 pm MST: Whistleblower Protections & Incentives, at ilovewhistleblowers.com. Individuals who believe they have been subjected to retaliation for blowing-the-whistle on illegal or unethical conduct…




Free Webinar on July 28th to Celebrate Whistleblower Appreciation Day – #ilovewhistleblowers

Join whistleblower attorney Clayton Wire on July 28th at 12:00 pm MST at ilovewhistleblowers.com for a free webinar: Whistleblower Protections & Incentives. This webinar, and the other information on ilovewhistleblowers.com, are a celebration of the 239th anniversary of America’s first whistleblower statute, which has become Whistleblower Appreciation Day. The webinar will discuss the history of…




In-House Counsel as Relators in False Claims Act Qui Tam Lawsuits

I recently published a post for my article on in-house counsel whistleblowers here, and this is a deeper dive into the False Claims Act issues that attorney-whistleblowers may face. Generally, an in-house attorney may be a relator in a Qui Tam action against their employer only if the ethical rules applicable to that attorney would permit…




Article on In-House Attorney Whistleblowers

The recent $10 million jury award to a general counsel turned whistleblower in Wadler v. Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc., Case No. 15-cv-02356 (N.D. Cal. Dec. 20, 2016), which I will address in a deeper dive in a few days, highlights the complexities of whistleblower claims by in-house counsel. I recently published an article on the very issue…