The Webster Law Firm is now representing health care providers and related businesses who have
been over-charged by Stericycle, Inc. for the disposal of their waste.
This conduct is not only a breach of Stericycle’s contract, but
is also fraudulent, and may also allow our clients to recover other damages,
such as punitive or treble, in addition to the excessive charges that
were in violation of the contractual terms. Stericycle, Inc. is a bio-waste
disposal company that was formed in 1989 and is headquartered in Lake
Forest, Illinois. It has grown predominantly through acquisitions and
is the leading collector of bio-waste in all 50 states. Stericycle, Inc.
recently purchased “Shred-It” and now operates in 22 countries.
Its current client base includes hospitals, laboratories, physician practices,
dental clinics, veterinarians, nursing facilities and other types of medically
related businesses. Its clients also include states, municipalities and
Stericycle, Inc. has already agreed to pay $26.75 million to settle a lawsuit
claiming that the company engaged in fraudulent price increases to school
districts, police departments and municipalities in 12 states. The District
of Columbia and the Federal Government will also participate in this settlement.
At this time, The Webster Law Firm is investigating potential cases for
various medical providers, such as doctors, hospitals, dentists, and veterinarians.
The Webster Law Firm will review your contracts and has hired an accounting
firm to calculate the amount of your damages.
contact us today to discuss.