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Tag: For-Profit Colleges

For-Profit School Student Mislead Under False Claims Act
Whistleblowers Take a Stand – Can Misleading Statements by For-Profit Schools Create Liability Under the False Claims Act?

In the past several years For-Profit Colleges and Universities have been under intense scrutiny by both state and federal agencies for claims that they mislead prospective students about placement rates, starting salaries, and credit transfer. Students often obtain federally insured student loans and grants to attend these schools. In fact, the Department of Education has …

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For-Profit School Scrutinized for Misleading Students
For-Profit Schools Under Scrutiny

Dean Heidi Weber only wanted to improve the education offered by Globe University and provide accurate information to students who were enrolling. She reported to Globe’s executives that she had concerns the school was engaging in consumer fraud. This week, a jury in Washington County, Minnesota, found that Globe terminated her in retaliation for reporting …

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