False Claims Act in 2014: Implementation Issues

Broadcast Date: Monday, January 27, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
antitrust law
Robert J. Nelson
Michelle L. Rogers
Jennifer M. Wollenberg
Mark Dostal
Joseph Cheriathundam


About Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP, is a sixty-plus attorney AV-rated law firm with offices in San Francisco, New York, and Nashville. Representing plaintiffs in a wide range of federal False Claims Act and other whistleblower cases, Lieff Cabraser has taken on many of the world's largest corporations, holding them accountable for their behavior. Lieff Cabraser also represents plaintiffs in the fields of personal injury and mass torts, securities and financial fraud, employment discrimination and unlawful employment practices, product defect, antitrust and intellectual property, consumer protection, environmental and toxic exposure, and human rights.

Website: https://www.lieffcabraser.com/

About BuckleySandler LLP

With 150 attorneys in Washington, DC, Los Angeles, New York, and Chicago, BuckleySandler is among the leading financial services law firms in the county. Our attorneys have a track record of successfully assisting clients in regulatory, enforcement, litigation, transactional, and public policy matters. Currently, BuckleySandler represents the top 10 largest banks in the United States, nine of the top 10 mortgage lenders, the top 10 mortgage servicers, the top 10 credit card issuers, and numerous community banks and non-bank financial services companies.

About Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

From offices located in the world's principal financial centers, Fried Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP's lawyers provide advice to clients regarding their most critical legal and business needs. Fried Frank's False Claims Act attorneys have extensive experience in every facet of the civil False Claims Act, and have been on the cutting edge of litigation and debate about the FCA's interpretation and scope. The Firm regularly represents financial industry, defense, health care, and other government contractors in high stakes cases. The Firm's False Claims Act practitioners also assist and represent entities not normally associated with federal and state fraud investigations, such as municipal airport authorities, computer manufacturers, private and state universities, academic medical centers, import and export companies, major accounting and consulting firms, magazine publishers, and oil and gas exploration companies.

Website: https://www.friedfrank.com/

About PwC

About PwC US PwC US helps organizations and individuals create the value they're looking for. We're a member of the PwC network of firms in 158 countries with more than 180,000 people. We're committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Tell us what matters to you and find out more by visiting us at www.pwc.com/US

About PwC's Forensic Services PwC Forensic Services team of experienced professionals is dedicated to meeting the challenges caused by fraud allegations, financial crimes and other irregularities. Our portfolio of services includes: Financial Crime Examinations, Forensic Technology Solutions, Regulatory Compliance Reviews, Fraud Risk Management and Fraud Prevention, Dispute Analysis and Litigation Support. The Forensic Services team also manages the PwC Fraud Forum, an exclusive community where members can gain knowledge, participate in events and share important insights on preventing, detecting and investigating fraud, corruption and economic crime. See www.pwc.com/us/forensics andhttps://usfraudforum.pwc.com for more information.

About Stone turn group

StoneTurn is a partnership of experienced accountants, economists, and financial and technology consultants supporting corporate and individual clients and their advisors, engaged in the most challenging and complex business transactions, disputes and financial investigations. Our work ranges from behind-the-scenes advice, to deep financial analysis, to full service dispute resolution support.

Website: https://www.stoneturn.com/