Funadvice Logo

Contact Constantine Cannon LLP Qui Tam Lawyers

Home People Constantine Cannon LLP Qui Tam Lawyers

Ask Constantine Cannon LLP Qui Tam Lawyers for advice. Or contact Constantine Cannon LLP Qui Tam Lawyers about business opportunities or anything else.


Qui Tam Lawsuits: Key Things to Know

If you are considering blowing the whistle on suspected fraud or other wrongdoing, here are four important things to know about getting a whistleblower reward by bringing a qui tam lawsuit.

Qui Tam Lawsuits Must be Filed Under Seal
-- This allows sensitive information to be presented to the government without becoming a public record.

Evidence Must be Presented in a Disclosure Statement
-- Disclosure statement contains the evidence in possession of the whistleblower.

Qui Tam Actions Must be Based on Non-Public Information
-- Qui tam claims brought under the False Claims Act should be based on non-public information.

First-to-File Rules Require Quick Effective Action
-- The FCA rewards only whistleblowers who are the first to bring new information to the government.

CONSTANTINE CANNON LLP
335 Madison Avenue, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10017
(212) 350-2700