It’s Mandatory! Litigation Tactics in Light of the Recent Escobar False Claims Act (FCA) Test Ruling

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm (ET)
Communications Law
Sarah Tremont
Terra Fulham


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