US Joins Qui Tam FCA Suit Over Hanford Time Card Fraud

Law360, New York (September 28, 2012, 4:37 PM EDT) -- The U.S. government has intervened in a suit brought by a since-convicted whistleblower alleging contractor CH2M Hill Hanford Group Inc. allowed its employees to fraudulently claim excess work hours at the Hanford nuclear site in violation of the False Claims Act, it said Friday.

The government intervened in the qui tam suit filed in Washington federal court in 2009 by former CH2M Hill employee Carl Schroeder that alleges the company allowed as many as 500 employees to routinely and substantially overstate the number of hours they...
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