Case: Biomet

Times Herald-Record, November 6, 2015 – NP whistleblower suing medical device giant

November 6th, 2015

As published in the Times-Herald Record By James Nani Times Herald-Record NEW PALTZ — A former New Paltz man is suing his old company for $10 million, claiming they fired him for blowing the whistle on what he says were kickbacks to local dentists and others. Michael Swiss says his efforts to report a medical […]

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Indy Star, October 23, 2015 – Zimmer Biomet sued for $10M by ex-sales rep

October 23rd, 2015

At it was published on Indystar.com By Jeff Swiatek A former top-ranking sales representative for Zimmer Biomet Holdings says he was fired after he complained about the company’s practice of giving gifts to doctors to encourage them to use its products. The claim by Michael Swiss comes in a lawsuit his attorneys filed Thursday in New York, where […]

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Reuters, October 22, 2015 – Former Biomet employee fired for reporting kickbacks – lawsuit

October 22nd, 2015

BY BRENDAN PIERSON A former sales representative for surgical products maker Biomet, now part of Zimmer Biomet Holdings, has filed a lawsuit claiming his former employer fired him for raising concerns to his supervisors about the payment of kickbacks. The sales representative, Michael Swiss, filed the lawsuit Thursday in New York Supreme Court in Ulster […]

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Law360, October 22, 2015 – Biomet Faces $10M Retaliation Suit Over Alleged Kickbacks

October 22nd, 2015

As published on Law360 By Y. Peter Kang Law360, Los Angeles (October 22, 2015, 4:28 PM ET) — A former Biomet Inc. sales representative filed a $10 million retaliation suit in New York state court on Thursday, claiming that he was harassed and ultimately fired by the medical equipment maker after he blew the whistle […]

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Daily Business Review, October 22, 2015 – Whistle-Blower Suit Targets Biomet Medical Equipment Maker

October 22nd, 2015

Julie Kay, Daily Business Review A former sales representative who claims he was fired after reporting concerns about alleged kickbacks at medical equipment maker Biomet Inc. filed a whistle-blower lawsuit Thursday in New York Supreme Court. Michael Swiss, who worked for Biomet’s Palm Beach Gardens subsidiary, Biomet 3i Inc., alleged he was fired in March […]

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