The 2016 False Claims Act Settlements: Implications to the Road Ahead

Broadcast Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
antitrust law
Kayla Stachniak Kaplan
Robert W. Sadowski
Michael McMahon


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 and FIRREA 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 interpretation and scope of both statutes – the False Claims Act and the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989.  The Firm regularly represents financial industry, defense, healthcare, and other government contractors in high stakes cases.  The Firm’s False Claims Act and FIRREA 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.


About Sadowski Katz LLP

Sadowski Katz is a boutique law firm providing practical solutions and advice to complex problems.  Their experience and size allows them to cater each representation to the particular client and situation.  Sadowski Katz represents companies, individuals, and whistleblowers.  Their attorneys have years of experience in successfully resolving whistleblower, employment, civil rights, and complex commercial litigation actions.


About Cooley LLP

Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law. Cooley has extensive hands-on experience and expertise in matters arising under the False Claims Act (FCA) and similar statutes in a number of industries. Cooley brings an unusual combination of trial-ready litigators and regulatory lawyers with decades of specialized industry and agency expertise to defend FCA cases and investigations, including qui tam claims, brought against companies, directors and officers. The firm has handled civil and criminal false claims investigations and cases at the federal and state levels. Cooley has 900 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe.