January 23, 2020
SEC whistleblower award goes to Phillips & Cohen client
Jan. 23, 2020 — The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced a whistleblower award of $277,000 to a Phillips & Cohen client who provided the SEC with significant information that allowed...
January 17, 2020
Phillips & Cohen named to ‘Best Law Firms’ list for 2020
Washington, DC, Jan. 17, 2020 – US News & World Report and bestlawyers.com have named Phillips & Cohen LLP to its annual rankings of U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2020,...
January 15, 2020
Medical equipment maker ResMed settles whistleblower lawsuits for $39.5 million
COLUMBIA, SC, Jan. 15, 2020 – ResMed Inc., a medical equipment manufacturer, has agreed to pay a total of $39.5 million to the federal government and certain states to settle five whistleblower lawsuits,...
January 06, 2020
Wisconsin hospital and affiliated physician group pay $10M to settle whistleblower lawsuit alleging kickbacks
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN, Jan. 6, 2020 – Agnesian Healthcare and its affiliated physician group in Wisconsin have agreed to pay $10 million to the federal government and the state of Wisconsin to settle...
December 18, 2019
Ten Phillips & Cohen whistleblower attorneys named to elite lawyer list
Lawdragon magazine has named 10 Phillips & Cohen attorneys to its list of the “500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers” for 2019. Phillips & Cohen partners John Phillips, Mary Louise Cohen,...
October 17, 2019
Whistleblower attorney Claire Sylvia named a California “Litigation Star”
San Francisco, CA, Oct. 17, 2019 – Phillips & Cohen partner Claire M. Sylvia was recognized as a “Litigation Star” in California for 2020 by Benchmark Litigation for her success in representing...
October 16, 2019
Select Medical pays $3.5 million to settle Phillips & Cohen whistleblower case
INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA, Oct. 16, 2019 – Select Medical Corp., affiliated entities and an Indiana doctor have agreed to pay $3.5 million to settle a “qui tam” lawsuit alleging Medicare and Medicaid...
October 04, 2019
Insys whistleblower named 2019 Whistleblower of the Year
WASHINGTON, DC, October 4, 2019 – Maria Guzman, the Insys whistleblower who first provided the government with detailed information about the drugmaker’s illegal and outrageous sales practices that...
August 01, 2019
Cisco whistleblower cybersecurity case brought by Phillips & Cohen settles for $8.6M
Cisco paid $8.6M to settle one of the first, if not the first, False Claims Act settlements involving cybersecurity issues.
June 28, 2019
Cephalon “opioid lollipops” whistleblower story on CBS features brave Phillips & Cohen client
New York, NY, June 28, 2019 – The compelling story of a Cephalon whistleblower represented by Phillips & Cohen LLP and his case involving an “opioid lollipop,” Actiq, will be featured on the...