Broward County, Florida False Claims Ordinance

The Broward County False Claims Ordinance allows whistleblowers who know of violations of the law to bring a civil action in the name of the county.

A successful whistleblower will receive between 15 and 25 percent of the recovery where the county pursues the action; if the county does not intervene a successful whistleblower will receive between 25 and 30 percent of the proceeds. A whistleblower who planned, initiated or furthered the violation will not receive any share.


Read the full text of the law here.