Whistleblower Litigation

Atlanta False Claims Lawyers Wary But See Little Threat in DOJ Whistleblower Memo

An internal U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) whistleblower memo has been released that spells out specific, new criteria for federal prosecutors to use in determining whether to dismiss a whistleblower case. While there is a reason for caution, lawyers say that the memo raises no immediate alarms. Atlanta lawyers with broad knowledge of civil fraud […]

Pope McGlamry participates in the largest pay to play settlement against hospital chain Tenet Healthcare with $513 million settlement

Atlanta, GA (October 26, 2016) – Georgia based law firm Pope McGlamry is pleased to have partnered with Wilbanks & Gouinlock to achieve a record taxpayer settlement in national healthcare fraud. The criminal and civil claims relate to a scheme to defraud the United States and to pay kickbacks in exchange for patient referrals. Whistleblower Reveals […]

Blowing the Whistle on the ‘Lincoln Law’

With recent legislative efforts to expand whistleblower rights and protections, many businesses have been thrust into the unfamiliar territory accompanying whistleblower reports, complaints, and lawsuits. Because knowledge is essential in handling claims of this nature, an understanding and familiarity of The False Claims Act is vital for all in-house counsel. This article provides an overview […]

Michael Moore Joins Pope McGlamry

Former U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, Michael Moore joined Pope McGlamry in December 2015. Mr. Moore will focus his practice in the areas of qui tam and false claims litigation, significant fraud and tort cases as well as white collar matters. Read Michael’s Full Bio  Our Whistleblower Practice About Moore was appointed by President […]

Pope McGlamry Works to Fight Medicaid Fraud

Several Pope McGlamry attorneys, including Tim Morrison and Jay Hirsch, are working on a whistleblower lawsuit against medical giant Tenet Healthcare.  Lead counsel, Marlan Wilbanks, filed suit on behalf of whistleblower Ralph D. Williams.  The Pope McGlamry attorneys are part of a legal team put together by Wilbanks. Other defendants include:  Hispanic Medical Management, Clinica […]