Getnick & Getnick LLP and co-counsel Labaton Sucharow LLP have secured the largest ever tax whistleblower recovery in New York state history

"Getnick & Getnick LLP and co-counsel Labaton Sucharow LLP have secured the largest ever tax whistleblower recovery in New York state history. New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced the $40 million settlement today.

The whistleblower, whose identity remains protected, will receive 22 percent of the settlement ($8.8 million), the largest amount and percentage share ever for a whistleblower in a New York False Claims Act case not involving Medicaid."  Read More. 

"Whistleblower laws could deliver multi-billion budget boost."

"There is no more compelling argument for the introduction of a US-style whistleblower-for-reward law modelled on the False Claims Act in Australia than the track record of the act in the United States."–   Lesley Ann Skillen, Getnick & Getnick LLP.