TOP 100 FALSE CLAIMS ACT WHISTLEBLOWER RECOVERIES

Company Amount Case Was Settled For Date
1 Pfizer 1,000,000,000 Sep-09
2 Tenet 900,000,000 Jul-06
3 HCA * 731,400,000 Dec-00
4 Merck 650,000,000 Jan-08
5 HCA * 631,000,000 Jan-03
6 GlaxoSmithKilne 600,000,000 Oct-10
7 Serono Group * 567,000,000 Oct-5
8 TAP Pharmaceuticals 559,483,560 Oct-1
9 New York State and NYC 540,000,000 Ju-09
10 Astra Zeneca 520,000,000
11 Schering Plough 435,000,000 Aug-08
11 Eli Lilly 438,000,000 Jan-09
12 Abbott Labs * 400,000,000 Jul-03
13 Fresenius Medical Care of N. America* 385,000,000 Jan-00
14 Cephalon 375,000,000 Sep-08
15 Bristol-Myers Squibb 328,000,000 Sep-08
16 SmithKline Beecham Clinical Labs (tie) 325,000,000 Mar-97
16 HealthSouth * (tie) 325,000,000 Dec-04
17 Northrop Grumman 325,000,000 Apr-09
18 National Medical Enterprises * 324,200,000 Jun-94
19 Gambro Healthcare 310,000,000 Dec-04
20 Schering-Plough * 292,969,482 Jul-04
21Mylan 280,000,000 Dec-10
21Roxanne 280,000,000 Dec-10
22 AstraZeneca * 266,127,844 Jun-03
23 St. Barnabas Hospitals 265,000,000 Jun-06
24 Bayer Corp. * 257,200,000 Apr-03
25 Schering Plough 250,000,000 Aug-06
26 First American Health Care Of Georgia + 225,000,000 Aug-96
26 Amerigroup 225,000,000 Aug-08
27 BankAmerica * 187,000,000 Oct-98
28 Laboratory Corp. of America * 182,000,000 Nov-96
29 Aventis Pharmaceuticals 180,000,000 Sep-07
30 Beverly Enterprises Inc. * 170,000,000 Feb-00
31 Zimmer Inc. 169,500,000 Sep-08
32 Purdue Frederick Co 160,000,000 May-07
33 Pfizer/Warner-Lambert * 152,000,000 May-08
34 Medco 150,000,000 Oct-08
34 United Technologies (tied) 150,000,000 Mar-94
34 GlaxoSmithKline 150,000,000 Sep-08
35 Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois * 140,000,000 Jul-98
36 Caremark 137,500,000 Sep-08
37 Mario Gabelli et. al 130,000,000 Jun-08
38 NetApp 128,000,000 Apr-09
39 King Pharmaceutical 124,000,000 Nov-08
40 Northrop Grumman 111,200,000 Jun-08
41 Shell Oil Company 110,000,000 Jan-08
42 Vencor Inc./Ventas Inc. 104,500,000 Mar-08
43 Harbert Construction 102,000,000 May-08
44 National Health Labs 100,000,000 Dec-92
45 Oracle / PeopleSoft 98,500,000 Oct-08
46 Burlington Resources/ ConocoPhillips 97,500,000 Aug-07
47 Quorum Health Group Inc. 95,500,000 Oct-00
48 Chevron 95,000,000 Jan-00
49 Staten Island University Hospital 88,000,000 Sep-08
49 Lucas Industries * 88,000,000 Sep-95
50 GlaxoSmithKline 87,600,922 Apr-08
51 PacifiCare Health Systems 87,300,000 Apr-08
52 Teledyne 85,000,000 Apr-94
53 Depuy Orthopaedics 84,700,000 Sep-08
54 Damon Clinical Laboratories* 83,700,000 Oct-96
55 Litton Settlement Amount 82,000,000 Jul-94
56 (tie) Northrop Grumman 80,000,000 Jul-08
56 (tie) FMC 80,000,000 Oct-00
57 Staten Island Community Hosp. 76,500,000 Sep-08
58 General American Life Insurance 76,000,000 Jun-08
59 Kyphon/Medtronics 75,000,000 May-08
59 Boeing Company 75,000,000 Apr-94
60 State of California & Los Angeles County 73,300,000 Jun-08
61 Beth Israel Hospital 72,000,000 Dec-08
62 Philips Electronics * 65,300,000 Feb-96
63 Peter Rogan / Edgewater Medical Center (verdict) 64,200,000 Sep-08
64 Tenet Healthcare (Redding, CA) 62,550,000 Nov-08
65 Northrop Grumman 62,000,000 Mar-08
66 Cox Health 60,000,000 Jul-08
67 General Electric * 59,500,000 Jul-93
67 Nine Miami-based companies owned By Luis Soto 56,500,000 Jan-08
68 Shell Oil Company 56,000,000 Sep-00
69 Singer 55,500,000 Jul-92
70 Hercules 55,000,000 May-98
71 (tie) Tenet Healthcare Corporation 54,000,000 Aug-08
71 (tie) Boeing Company 54,000,000 Aug-00
72 Gambro Healthcare Inc. 53,100,000 Jul-00
73 Omnicare / Specialized Pharmacy Services 52,500,000 Oct-08
74 Pratt an Whitney 52,000,000 Aug-08
75 Omnicare 49,500,000 Nov-08
76 (tie) Pfizer Inc. 49,000,000 Oct-08
76 (tie) Shell Oil Company 49,000,000 Aug-08
76 (tie) New York State and City of New York 49,000,000 Nov-98
77 Novartis/ OPI Properties * 44,700,000 Feb-08
78 Strategic Resource Solutions 43,100,000 Jul-08
79 Texaco Inc. 43,000,000 Sep-00
80 Hanson Building Materials 42,200,000 Dec-08
81 ABN AMRO Mortage Group Inc. 42,000,000 Jan-08
82 Hanson Building Materials 42,000,000 Dec-08
83 PricewaterhouseCoopers 41,900,000 Jun-08
84 Olsten Corporation * 41,000,000 Jul-99
85 (tie) Erlanger Medical Center (TN) 40,000,000 Nov-08
85 (tie) Medtronic 40,000,000 Jul-08
86 MetPath/MetWest (Corning Labs) 39,800,000 Sep-93
87 Basin Electric Power Cooperative 39,100,000 Mar-99
88 Highmark Inc. 38,500,000 Sep-98
89 Salomon Smith Barney 38,000,000 Apr-00
90 Lockheed Martin 37,900,000 Jul-08
91 Gambro 37,500,000 Sep-08
92 CVS 37,000,000 Mar-08
93 InterMune, Inc. 36,800,000 Oct-08
94 (tie) Jacobs Engineering Group 35,000,000 Mar-00
94 (tie) Healthfirst 35,000,000 Sep-08
94 (tie) Wallgreens 35,000,000 Jun-08
94 (tie) U. of Washington 35,000,000 May-08
94 (tie) PolyMedica 35,000,000 Dec-08
95 NEC 34,000,000 May-91
96 Lourdes Perez, Provident Home Health Care Services Inc. and Tri-Regional Home Health Care Inc. 33,800,000 Oct-08
97 BP Amoco 32,000,000 Apr-00
98 Tutor-Saliba-Perini JV 31,900,000 Mar-08
99 (tie) Community Health Systems Inc. 31,000,000 May-00
99 (tie) Harvard 31,000,000 Aug-08
100 Lifescan (Johnson & Johnson) * 30,600,000 Dec-00
* means criminal fines were also levied. Amounts listed are only for Federal FCA settlements; additional state claims may also have been paid.
Qui Tam Settlements, Source: U.S. Dept. of Justice