False Claims Act

Blowing the Whistle on Fraud Protects Vital Programs and Pays Rewards

Healthcare fraud, including fraud involving dental practices, is a top priority of the False...

Dental Clinics to Pay $2.7 Million for Alleged Use of Unsterilized Tools

The Upper Allegheny Health System (UAHS) has resolved a former employee’s claims alleging that...

Texas Dentists Settle Medicaid Fraud Allegations for $3.1 Million

Two dentists in North Texas, their dental management companies, and certain affiliated pediatric dental...

Recent Lawsuits Hold Implications for Dentistry

Recent government legal actions and settlements have significant potential implications for the dental industry,...

Connecticut Dentist Reaches $300,000 Settlement in Overbilling Case

Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, the United States Department of Justice, and Department of...

Connecticut AG Reaches False Claims Settlement With Brookfield Dentist

The Connecticut Office of the Attorney General has reached an $82,500 civil False Claims...

Walgreens Settles Fraud Cases for $269.2 Million

On January 22, 2019, the United States Department of Justice (USDOJ) announced the settlement...

Kool Smiles to Pay $23.9 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

The Justice Department has settled False Claims Act (FCA) allegations against Benevis LLC and...