At Vogel, Slade & Goldstein, the only thing as important as holding accountable those who defraud the American taxpayer is protecting our whistleblower clients and rewarding them for their courage. As former U.S. Department of Justice fraud trial attorneys, VSG’s qui tam attorneys have pursued over one hundred False Claims Act cases and are nationally recognized leaders in winning rewards for their clients.
“It’s rare when one is rewarded so richly for doing the right thing,” said Mark Campbell.
“My biggest concern about coming forward was that no one would believe me,” said Michael Lindley.
“Tens of thousands of people were charged for alleged overpayments that occurred when they were children,” said Mary Grice.
As reported in a study of over 4,000 qui tam cases, VSG lawyers have the highest success rate nationwide for achieving monetary awards for their whistleblower clients — as well as the highest success rate in persuading the United States to join their clients’ qui tam lawsuits.
VSG partner Rob Vogel was quoted in a Bloomberg news article published on February 14, 2017, discussing a recent opinion by the United States District Court for the District of Columbia in a False Claims Act case, United States ex rel. Floyd Landis v. Tailwind Sports Corp., 10-cv-00976 (D.D.C.). In its opinion, the district court…
On January 19, 2017, the federal district court for the Eastern District of Michigan unsealed a qui tam action filed by VS&G’s client, Adam Rahimi, against the Rite Aid Corporation, accusing the national pharmacy chain of illegally charging individuals insured by Medicaid and Medicare more than other customers for hundreds of prescription drugs over a…
On January 30, 2017, VSG partner Rob Vogel was featured as a speaker at the 4th Advanced Forum on False Claims & Qui Tam Enforcement, a legal education conference in New York City sponsored by the American Conference Institute. Mr. Vogel’s presentation, the “View from the Relator’s Bar,” discussed ways in which relators’ lawyers choose,…
It is critical – but difficult — to assess the potential rewards and risks of bringing a case under the False Claims Act. The experienced qui tam attorneys at VSG can help you to understand the law and your options. All communications about your case and potential legal representation are confidential, whether or not you decide to retain VSG as counsel.
Robert L. Vogel
“Fighting fraud depends on the willingness of citizens to stand up and report wrongdoing…”
Shelley R. Slade
“I enjoy the investigative process, and more generally, the search for truth…”
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