Insurance Fraud

  • The Different Types of White-Collar Crime Laws in Texas

    … White-collar crime is a phrase that’s been used since 1939. It was originally used to define a crime committed by a “person of respectability” and significant social status in the course of his or her occupation. Today, the debate continues about which crimes qualify as white-collar crimes. However, generally speaking, white-collar crime…

    The Law Office of Matthew D. Sharp- 9 readers -
  • SEC Investor Alert

    … SEC Investor Alert Posted on Friday, October 14, 2016 at 9:08 AM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The SEC's Office of Investor Education and Advocacy has recently issued a warning to investors who receive lump sum payments from insurance companies following the recent damage from Hurricane Matthew. The SEC’s goal…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 7 readers -
  • Updated Investor Alert From the SEC

    … Updated Investor Alert From the SEC Posted on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 2:41 PM From the Desk of Jim Eccleston at Eccleston Law LLC: The SEC's Office of Investor Education and Advocacy has recently issued a warning to investors who receive lump sum payments from insurance companies following the recent flooding disaster in Louisiana…

    Eccleston Law Offices- 7 readers -
  • Bristol Myers pays $30m to Settle Insurance Fraud Claim

    …. (Generic pravastatin is the widely accepted substitute for Pravachol.) As drugs come off patent, drug makers worry that generics will decrease their profits. Some companies like Bristol Myers resort to “incentives” to keep doctors writing prescriptions for the more expensive brand name drug. According to California officials, Bristol Myers…

    Due Diligence- 16 readers -
  • Who is at Fault in a Hit and Run Accident?

    … of an accident. Your claim will be denied, your coverage dropped, and you will be committing insurance fraud. If you have been the victim of a hit and run, your opportunities for compensation depend on several factors. How you collect and the amount will depend on the accident, the availability of witnesses, whether or not you can identify the driver…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 30 readers -
  • James A. Capwill and Richard Jamieson—Insurance Fraud

    … James A. Capwill and Richard Jamieson—Insurance Fraud August 15, 2015 James A. Capwill and Richard Jamieson Allegedly Ran a $105 Million Insurance Fraud Operation Involving 2,800 Investors across the U.S. James A. Capwill and Richard Jamieson allegedly operated a $105 million nationwide insurance scheme targeting investors who bought…

    Alan Rosca/ Investment Fraud Lawyers- 63 readers -
  • Chiropractors Eyed for Medicare Fraud

    … Chiropractors Being Examined for Medicare Fraud In 2012 and 2013, the taxpayer funded Medicare program paid $1.4 billion for chiropractic services. A random survey of those services, however, found that a shocking 38% were “medically unnecessary, improperly coded or undocumented.” That puts chiropractors directly in the bull’s eye…

    Due Diligence- 34 readers -
  • California Insurance Frauds Prevention Act

    … if the suit is successful. Unlike other states whose laws only extend to Medicaid (Medi-Cal fraud in California), California legislators enacted a special law to include fraud against private insurance. That makes California unique with its Insurance Frauds Prevention Act (“IFPA”). This law allows anyone with knowledge of insurance fraud to file…

    Due Diligence- 8 readers -
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