Source: Bloomberg News
Whistleblower lawsuits like this one against Omnicare are filed under the federal False Claims Act. The False Claims Act is triggered when government contractors such as Omnicare wrongfully overcharge the federal government. Whistleblowers may recover 15-25% of the wrongfully obtained monies that the contractor receives from the government by the overcharging.
Lexington, Kentucky whistleblower lawyer Robert Abell represents whistleblowers in cases under the False Claims Act and other federal and Kentucky state laws.