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False Claims Act: 2016 Year in Review

Recorded on: Jan. 25, 2017
Running Time: 01:04:25

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Taken from the briefing False Claims Act:  2016 Year in Review recorded January, 2017 in New York.

The federal False Claims Act ("FCA") continued to be a significant focus of government and whistleblower activity in 2016. The U.S. Department of Justice reported numerous settlements and judgments from FCA cases involving multiple industries throughout the country. As in recent years, the statute continues to be an important tool for the government and an opportunity for qui tam whistleblowers. In fact, the FCA has allowed the government to collect over $45 billion since 1986, the year the whistleblower provisions were strengthened. This presentation will provide an overview of the FCA and its procedures, as well as discuss recent and noteworthy FCA decisions from across the country.

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Listen to Jeremy D. Kernodle of Haynes and Boone LLP and Sean McKenna of Greenberg Traurig, LLP as they discuss:

  • The Department of Justice’s FCA activity during fiscal year 2016
  • Recent settlements in key FCA cases
  • An overview of judicial decisions interpreting the FCA in 2016
  • What to expect in 2017

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  • 2016 Year in Review False Claims Act
    Jeremy D. Kernodle, Sean McKenna
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Jeremy D Kernodle ~ Haynes and Boone LLP
Sean McKenna ~ Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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