Whistleblower News: SEC Issues Largest-Ever Whistleblower Award, Five Charged In An $11 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

SEC Issues Largest-Ever Whistleblower Award


The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced the largest-ever award, nearly $279 million, to a whistleblower whose information and assistance led to the successful enforcement of SEC and related actions. This is the highest award in the SEC’s whistleblower program’s history, more than doubling the $114 million whistleblower award the SEC issued in October 2020. read more »

Five Charged in an $11 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme


Five individuals, including a physician and a certified social worker, were charged in a Second Superseding Indictment for their alleged roles in an $11 million health care fraud scheme, which involved submitting false claims to Medicare for purported psychotherapy services that were induced by kickbacks and/or never rendered, announced United States Attorney Dawn N. Ison. read more »