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Insight and commentary on qui tam law in Oregon

Introducing the Oregon Whistleblower’s Blog

August 29, 2023

Welcome to our blog where we delve into the intriguing realm of qui tam cases. In the intricate tapestry of legal matters, qui tam stands out as a unique concept with a storied history. Derived from the Latin phrase “qui tam pro domino rege quam pro se ipso in hac parte sequitur,” meaning “he who sues in this matter for the king as well as for himself,” qui tam actions empower private citizens to act as whistleblowers, exposing fraudulent activities committed against the government. As we navigate the intricacies of these cases, we will uncover their origins, significance, and real-world impact, shedding light on the crucial role they play in upholding transparency, accountability, and justice within our society. Join us on this enlightening journey into the world of qui tam.