Congratulations to Yan Falkinstein of our San Fernando Valley office on a hard-earned Take Nothing! Ultimately Yan was able to prove to the satisfaction of the court that the filing was based upon clerical error of the PTP’s office and there was no factual or medical evidence to support the allegation, but in the alternative the Statute of Limitations would apply.
Dr. Timothy J. Hunt has been ordered to serve two years in federal prison and will forfeit $3 million after admitting to taking over $1.5 million in illegal kickbacks from Pacific Hospital of Long Beach over a five year period.
On Wednesday September 18th, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for Central California announced charges against 25 entities, including 24 individuals and a pharmaceutical company for an alleged scheme to defraud Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurers and union health plans out of over $150 million.