Yearly Archives: 2010

Tycko & Zavareei LLP Investigating Energy Star Fraud

The U.S. Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Agency recently uncovered multiple instances of “Energy Star fraud,” or fraud perpetrated by manufacturers who misrepresented that their products were efficient enough to receive an Energy Star label. Tycko & Zavareei recently launched an Energy Star fraud website to provide information about these instances of fraud. You […]

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Jonathan Tycko And Melanie Williamson Publish “Commentary: Health Care Overhaul Bill Amends False Claims Act To Limit The Reach Of The ‘Public Disclosure Bar’”, Main Justice

Main Justice is an independent news organization that reports exclusively on the United States Department of Justice. A commentary by Tycko & Zavareei LLP attorneys Jonathan Tycko and Melanie Williamson on the impact of the recent health care overhaul on qui tam litigation under the False Claims Act was recently published by Main Justice.

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KC Law Firm Files Class Action Against UMB, Joplin Independent

KANSAS CITY, MO – David Johnson, a Missouri resident who was assessed hundreds of dollars of overdraft fees, recently filed a lawsuit against UMB Bank, N.A. (his bank since 1998) and UMB Financial Corporation (UMB). The class action lawsuit alleges that the plaintiff, and other UMB customers in Missouri, were charged overdraft fees because of […]

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