I want to be a whistleblower against an individual defrauding Tri-Care, the healthcare for the military, as she is still illegally collecting benefits. The damages are at least a few hundred thousand dollars, and upwards of a few million, but the whistleblower law firms I contacted only take cases against corporations. Please help
Does the person you want to sue have a lot of money? Or are you in a position to pay the legal costs of a lawsuit?
If you win a whistle blower lawsuit, you stand to collect a percentage of the money recovered for the government. If the person you are suing doesn't actually have any money, then that recovery will be very minimal. Unless you are going to cover the cost of litigation and pay an attorney for the work involved, no attorney is going to accept a case in hopes of getting paid from a percentage of money recovered from a poor person. The money to pay a judgement (and attorney fees) has to come from somewhere.
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If you have evidence of a person committing a crime, contact law enforcement. This is not a whistle blower situation--it is simply reporting a crime.
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