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DOJ and CEO of defunct medical testing laboratory settle False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Statute civil case

Seattle – A False Claims Act/Anti-Kickback Statute civil matter was resolved today with an agreed $1.1 million payment by the former Chief Executive Officer of a now defunct medical testing lab, announced U.S. Attorney Nicholas W. Brown. Jae Lee, 50, of Bellevue, Washington, served as the CEO of Northwest Physicians Laboratory (NWPL) from January 1, 2013, until July 30, 2015.


Action Details

  • Date:October 18, 2021
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney’s Office, Western District of Washington
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions