Verizon and AT&T Agree to Pay $127 Million to Settle California and Nevada Whistleblower Cases, Bringing Total Recoveries to $138.7 Million
SAN FRANCISCO, September 24, 2020 – Verizon Wireless
and AT&T Mobility
, the nation’s largest wireless providers, have agreed to pay a combined $127 million
to settle whistleblower lawsuits claiming they overcharged California and Nevada government customers for wireless services. The settlements in the long-running cases, brought by the whistleblower in 2012, and approved today by a California court, represent...