Month: June 2014

Do I have a Case?

Do I Have a Case?

Whistleblower Could Receive $43M for Reporting Medicare Fraud

Pharmaceutical salesperson Peggy Ryan believed her employer Endo Health Solutions illegally marketed the pain treatment patch Lidoderm and filed fraudulent Medicare claims. Because she felt strongly that illegal behavior was occurring, Ryan consulted with a whistleblower attorney and filed a qui tam lawsuit. In 2005, the Department of Justice intervened and Ryan provided help to […]
Posted in: 

Washington Post Quotes Karen Evans About Gym Named for Medric Mills Jr

The Washington Post quoted Karen Evans, medical malpractice attorney and partner with The Cochran Firm, D.C., about the announcement that a gymnasium at the North Michigan Park Recreation Center will be named for Medric "Cecil" Mills, Jr. who suffered a heart attack across the street from a fire station where firefighters failed to provide assistance. Evans […]
Posted in: 

The Cochran Firm Helps Raise Funds for the American Heart Association

The Cochran Firm’s Washington, D.C. office was proud to participate in the Lawyers Have Heart annual run and walk. The event raises money and awareness for local research and community education programs of the American Heart Association. Since its inception in 1991, the Lawyers Have Heart event, which includes a fun walk, 5k run, and […]
Posted in: 

VA Hospital Delay Lawsuits

Families of veterans who died waiting for care may file Veterans Administration hospital medical malpractice claims Recent media reports and government audits have revealed that overly long wait times and delays in VA hospitals nationwide are needlessly killing our nation’s veterans. Families of veterans who died waiting for care are filing medical malpractice claims against […]
Posted in: 

Mandatory arbitration clauses block citizens' access to courts

A new report by Lina Khan, a policy analyst with the New America Foundation, in Washington Monthly shines a spotlight on a growing problem hampering the right of American citizens to access the court system: mandatory arbitration clauses and class action bans. Due to a combination of Supreme Court decisions and heavy lobbying by business […]
Posted in: 

Deadline for some CFTC whistleblower claims approaching rapidly

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) recently published deadlines for whistleblowers to file claims for compensation. If you provided a tip or information to the CFTC that helped the agency prosecute any of the following defendants, please contact the team of whistleblower attorneys with The Cochran Firm, D.C.: Highland Stone Capital Management, L.L.C., Forex […]
Posted in: 


Stay informed with our most recent news, events and employment opportunities.
Group Recommend
Contact Us
1666 K Street NW
Suite 1150
Washington, DC 20006
Have a question?
Get in Touch.
The Cochran Firm handles Medical Malpractice, Catastrophic Personal Injuries, Motor Vehicle Accidents & Wrongful Death Claims for clients throughout the United States of America. The information on this website does not constitute legal advice nor form an attorney-client relationship. Please contact The Cochran Firm today to schedule a free consultation.
© 2024 Copyright The Cochran Firm DC.
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram