Recent Whistleblowers - Whistleblower News Review

Whistleblower (Click on name for details)
Company
Dani Shemesh
CA Inc.

Government Contracts, 2017

Israeli whistleblower Dani Shemesh was the head of sales at CA Software Israel Ltd., between May 2006 and December 2008. A subsidiary of New York-headquartered CA Inc., the company was under a MAS contract with the General Services Administration, which included a price reduction clause.

During his time at the company Shemesh observed that non-government clients were getting better prices from CA than government agencies, sometimes receiving up to 98% discounts which were not reported to the GSA. In a 2009, False Claims Act lawsuit, Shemesh claimed 50-80% discounts were common practice at the company, but this was never disclosed to the government.

In March, 2017, a $45 million settlement was reached, and Shemesh received a whistleblower reward of over $10 million.

Settlement
45 Million
Reward
$10.195 Million
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