James Hoyer Client Wins Whistleblower of the Year Award ABC Interviews James Hoyer Partner About For-Profit Colleges James Hoyer Paralegal Wins Pro Bono Service Award $7 Million Settlement in Hospital Whistleblower Case James Hoyer Whistleblower Case Leads to $193 Million Settlement with Endo Pharmaceuticals CBS News Reports on James Hoyer Whistleblower Case James Hoyer Creative Director Premieres JFK Documentary Health-Care False Claims Cases Reap $18.3 Billion, Report Shows
James Hoyer Client Wins Whistleblower of the Year Award James Hoyer Managing Partner Chris Casper was proud to be local counsel, along with lead-counsel Marlan Wilbanks, for Elin Baklid-Kunz, whistleblower in the $86-million dollar Halifax Hospital settlement.  Elin was named the Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund Whistleblower of the Year, at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. Upon receiving the award, Elin expressed her more »
ABC Interviews James Hoyer Partner About For-Profit Colleges ABC Action News in Tampa continued its multi-year  investigation of for-profit colleges with another powerful report on this troubled industry.  This time the report focused on Everest University, which is closing down or selling off it’s campuses and online programs around the country.  The action comes after a Department of Education investigation revealed serious problems, more »
James Hoyer Paralegal Wins Pro Bono Service Award It was a proud moment for the James Hoyer Law Firm as paralegal Jan Brown was named the very 1st recipient of the Outstanding Pro Bono Service by a Paralegal Award in Florida’s 13th Judicial Circuit.  Jan graciously accepted the award at a ceremony at the Chester Ferguson Law Center in Tampa, on April 24th, more »
$7 Million Settlement in Hospital Whistleblower Case The James Hoyer Law Firm was lead counsel in the $7 million settlement of a whistleblower lawsuit against a hospital in Florida.  The defendants agreed to settle allegations that their compensation agreements with certain employed physicians did not comply with federal law. A former employee of the facility filed the federal False Claims Act suit more »
James Hoyer Whistleblower Case Leads to $193 Million Settlement with Endo Pharmaceuticals June, 2014– UPDATE:  Peggy Ryan named sole whistleblower eligible for reward in $193 million settlement.  Click here to read more. February, 2014– Endo Health Solutions and its subsidiary Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. will pay $192.7 million to settle civil and criminal charges that the company illegally marketed a pain treatment patch called Lidoderm.  The settlement comes more »
CBS News Reports on James Hoyer Whistleblower Case CBS News featured a report on a James Hoyer whistleblower case, which uncovered a scheme to target members of the military for their Tuition Assistance Dollars. James Hoyer Client Adam Boyce was interviewed for the story and explained what he witnessed while working at a company called Ed4Mil. Click on “Read More” to watch the report and learn more.
James Hoyer Creative Director Premieres JFK Documentary James Hoyer Creative Director Larry Wiezycki is the director and editor of a fascinating, new PBS documentary about President John F. Kennedy’s visit to Tampa just days before he was assassinated. JFK in Tampa: The 50th Anniversary premiered November 7th at the Tampa Theatre to a standing room only crowd and will air multiple times more »
Health-Care False Claims Cases Reap $18.3 Billion, Report Shows Federal and state governments recovered $18.3 billion between 2008 and 2012 from lawsuits and criminal cases claiming health-care companies overbilled, according to an advocacy group that encourages whistle-blowers.

An Investigative Law Firm for Whistleblowers, Consumers, and Government Agencies

whistleblower law firmJames Hoyer is one of the most successful and experienced law firms representing whistleblowers, consumers, and government agencies. All told, James Hoyer has helped return more than $3.2 billion to victims of fraud.

We believe getting control of the facts is the best game plan for success. Unlike other law firms, we have the unique staff and experience to deliver on this vision. James Hoyer’s full-time investigators and our media team give our False Claims Act whistleblower qui tams, consumer class actions, and government investigations unparalleled authority.

Former prosecutors, former FBI agents and former investigative journalists work to uncover the facts that make the difference in our clients’ cases, across the U.S. and around the globe. Individuals, organizations and government agencies have hired James Hoyer for our extraordinary fact-gathering abilities.

Our independent investigations lead to specific outcomes:

  • rewards for whistleblowers,
  • justice for victims, and
  • effective aid for government agencies.

The James Hoyer Difference

 

It’s often been said the legal process is a search for the truth. But there can be no truth without facts. At James Hoyer, we know how to find those facts and make them work for you.

James Hoyer lawyers and investigators have spent decades representing qui tam whistleblowers. We know that the process is complex and that the single most important element is how your case is conveyed to the government.  That is why we use innovative technology and our extensive media production skills to present your facts to the government in the most persuasive manner possible.

Our methods get results.  James Hoyer clients took part in the first and fourth largest False Claims, Stark Law, and Anti-Kickback settlements of 2014, as compiled by Becker’s Hospital Review.

Do you have a whistleblower complaint?  Click here to contact us for a confidential case review.

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