IRS Tax Evasion Whistleblower Details How He Took Down Swiss Bank Secrecy

By |2020-05-26T02:18:20+00:00May 8th, 2020|In the News, News, Tax Fraud|

IRS tax evasion whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld, whose disclosures broke the seal of Swiss bank secrecy, was recently featured in a story published by Full Measure. Birkenfeld, a former international banker with UBS (Switzerland), was the ...

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COVID-19 Crisis Exposes ‘Dysfunctional’ Federal Workplace Whistleblower Law

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00April 21st, 2020|Coronavirus Whistleblower, In the News, News|

Amid a global pandemic, workers are calling on worker safety laws to protect them against unsafe work environments. In particular, the whistleblower provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), which is the primary federal l ...

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International Whistleblower Attorney Encourages Global Use of U.S. Whistleblower Laws

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00April 16th, 2020|In the News, International, News, Tax Fraud|

Stephen M. Kohn, whistleblower attorney at Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, recently delivered a keynote address at the 2020 Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) Conference Europe. The conference was held virtually due to the COVID-19 ...

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Whistleblower Attorney Says Firing of Inspector General will Harm Government Oversight and Accountability

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00April 6th, 2020|Coronavirus Whistleblower, In the News, News|

The termination of Michael Atkinson, Inspector General of the Intelligence Community, will harm the government's ability to conduct oversight and accountability, says whistleblower attorney Stephen M. Kohn. In a recent opinion piece publish ...

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Whistleblower Attorneys Say Removal of Navy Captain May Have Violated Military Whistleblower Law

By |2020-04-03T00:00:00+00:00April 3rd, 2020|Coronavirus Whistleblower, News|

Yesterday the U.S. Navy announced that it removed the captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt after he raised the alarm over concern for the sailors on his ship, which is in the midst of COVID-19 outbreak.  “The removal of Captain Crozier as ...

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A message regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00April 2nd, 2020|In the News, News|

Dear Clients and Friends: As we work as a community to prepare for the impact of COVID-19, Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto is addressing the current situation by taking proactive steps to minimize any negative repercussions to our work. The safe ...

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Whistleblower Attorney Warns of Increased Coronavirus Fraud Due to Massive Federal Spending

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00April 1st, 2020|False Claims/Qui Tam, In the News, News|

David K. Colapinto, a whistleblower attorney at Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, recently spoke to Bloomberg Law about the potential for massive frauds related to the federal spending in response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Colapinto ...

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Leading Whistleblower Attorney Describes High Stakes Implications in Whistleblower Representation

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00March 31st, 2020|In the News, News|

In a recent feature by the ABA Journal, whistleblower attorney Stephen M. Kohn reflects upon past cases and the laws he utilized in certain high-profile cases. Kohn described the world of whistleblower representation as the “the emergency r ...

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DOJ Establishes Nation-Wide Reporting Process to Report Coronavirus Fraud

By |2020-05-26T02:18:21+00:00March 22nd, 2020|Coronavirus Whistleblower, In the News, News|

On March 20, 2020, Attorney General William Barr announced a nation-wide process for Americans to report fraud in the fight against Coronavirus (COVID19).  The Justice Department also confirmed that all U.S Attorneys would “prioritize the i ...

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Fraudsters Could Take Advantage of Coronavirus Crisis, Whistleblower Attorney Says

By |2020-05-26T02:18:22+00:00March 20th, 2020|Coronavirus Whistleblower, False Claims/Qui Tam, In the News, News|

The coronavirus outbreak is a prime opportunity for fraudsters looking to profit from the crisis, says whistleblower attorney Stephen M. Kohn. In a recent article from Mother Jones, Kohn explained his warnings that he made clear in a letter ...

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