Universities, non-profit organizations, hospitals and start-up companies often depend on government-issued grants to conduct important research, perform much-needed public services, or develop new products. Applicants for federal grants are generally required to disclose how funds will be used, what the intended projects will do, and what the applicants’ qualifications are to complete the projects.
Grant fraud that could result in liability under the False Claims Act includes:
If you have information that grant fraud has been committed, you may be able to blow the whistle by filing a qui tam lawsuit under the False Claims Act. Successful qui tam whistleblowers can receive an award of between 15% and 30% of the amount recovered. However, these complex suits need to be undertaken by skilled and experienced qui tam law firms such as Tycko & Zavareei LLP.
An experienced Qui Tam lawyer of Tycko & Zavareei LLP can help you if you wish to file a claim under the False Claims act against an individual or entity that has committed government grant fraud. For a free initial consultation, contact a whistleblower attorney at 202-973-0900 today.
The purpose of this form is to provide basic information that our law firm will use to evaluate your potential qui tam case. We will treat all information you provide through this form as privileged and confidential. If you have any concerns about providing your information through this website, please feel free to call our Washington, D.C. office at (202) 973-0900 to provide your information by telephone, or send your information to our office at 1828 L Street, N.W., Suite 808, Washington, D.C. 20036.
Please note that, in general, we only handle cases in which a business or company has committed fraud on the government and the amount of the fraud is at least $1 million.Begin Your Confidential Case Evalutation