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Whistleblower Case Brought by Fischer Legal Group Client Against NY/NJ Authority Vendors Settles for $13 Million

The Attorney General for the State of New York settled a New York State False Claims Act qui tam action, brought by Andrea Fischer and handled by Andrea Fischer and Audrey Schechter of Fischer Legal Group, on behalf of its client whistleblower, against Port Authority food vendors.

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A.G. Schneiderman Announces Felony Conviction And $13 Million Settlement In Tax Fraud Investigation Of JFK Airport Food Companies

Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the conviction of Yankee Clipper Food Services I Corporation on felony charges stemming from an extensive scheme to avoid paying New York taxes between 2011 and 2015.

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United States v. WMC

Westchester Medical Center agreed to pay $18.8 million and admit to misconduct to settle a U.S. lawsuit accusing the suburban New York hospital operator of violating a federal anti-kickback law and defrauding Medicare, federal prosecutors said on Thursday. U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara in New York said the settlement resolves allegations that Westchester Medical made improper...

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United States v. CVS

The United States government and the Fischer Legal Group's predecessor firm's client settled a False Claims Act case against CVS/RX America. The client, a senior citizen, alleged that RX America was billing more for certain drugs on its prescription plan than the amounts set forth by RX America on the Medicare website. As a result...

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Miami Dade Transit

On March 17, 2015, a $10 million settlement was approved by the Miami-Dade Commissioners for a whistleblower lawsuit filed by Marjan Mazza. Fischer Legal Group's predecessor firm represented a former county transit official, blew the whistle in 2010 when she was fired after reporting her objections to mishandled transportation grants.

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