The incoming Biden administration is giving serious consideration to selecting Jenny Yang, a former EEOC chair, to head the Labor Department’s contractor compliance agency, according to two sources familiar with internal personnel discussions.
The former medical director of a Healthsouth Corp. inpatient rehabilitation facility lost a False Claims Act whistleblower retaliation case because he didn’t show the company knew he was engaged in protected activity and took adverse action in response, a federal court in Florida said.
Mortgage Investors Corp. must again face whistleblowers’ False Claims Act suit alleging the company falsely certified to the VA that it only charged permissible fees under a veterans mortgage loan program, the Eleventh Circuit ruled Friday.
The director of the Labor Department’s contractor compliance agency emphasized that combating discrimination against workers with disabilities requires a greater commitment, as he prepared to close his tenure in similar fashion to how it began.
A former chief financial officer for Northern Arizona Healthcare Corp. adequately alleged that the company’s overpayment to acquire a surgery and rehabilitation services center constituted a kickback in violation of the False Claims Act, a federal court said.
The American Civil Liberties Union‘s quest for records from a Federal Bureau of Investigation unit could shed light on law enforcement’s ability to work around a clash with tech companies over encryption.