Top False Claims Act Cases By Award Amount

Settlement ($) Date
1) HCA * 731,400,000 Dec-00
2) HCA * 631,000,000 Jun-03
3) Serono Group * 567,000,000 Oct – 05
4) TAP Pharmaceuticals Products Inc. * 559,483,560 Oct-01
5) Abbott Labs * 400,000,000 Jul-03
6) Fresenius Medical Care of N. America* 385,000,000 Jan-00
7) SmithKline Beecham Clinical Labs (tie) 325,000,000 Feb-97
7) HealthSouth * (tie) 325,000,000
Dec-04
8) National Medical Enterprises * 324,200,000 Jun-94
9) Gambro Healthcare 310,000,000
Dec-04

10) Schering-Plough * 292,969,482
Jul-04

(* means criminal fines were also levied. Amounts listed are only for Federal FCA settlements; additional state claims may also have been paid).
Source: TAF.org   False Claims Act