Pamela Coyle Brecht has been invited to speak at this winter’s ACI’s False Claims and Qui Tam Enforcement program, taking place on January 27-28th at the Park Lane Hotel in NYC.
This advanced forum on False Claims and Qui Tam Enforcement is designed to provide up-to-date guidance and analysis from the most respected false claims practitioners.
The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) released its yearly statistics for the False Claims Act and fraud cases for fiscal year 2018. The DOJ reported that it recovered $2.8 billion in final judgments and settlements during this time period, despite conspicuously less total new qui tam and non-qui tam actions brought in total. The recovery statistics for fiscal year 2018 show a sustained and aggressive use of the False Claims Act by the government and Qui Tam relators alike. By all accounts, the trend for government-initiated FCA actions looks to continue to rise, leaving the industry wondering:
For more information about this program, please visit ACI’s website here.
Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, LLP Partner Pamela Coyle Brecht will present “The False Claims Act Update” at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s (PBI) A Day in Health Law program on October 28, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A Day on Health Law is a one-day, six-hour spin-off of PBI’s annual Health Law Institute. The Health… Read more »Read More
Ms. Pamela Coyle Brecht will present, with David Glusman of Marcum, “Forensic Accounting and Anti-Kickback Implications in Healthcare Transactions” in January. You can attend this event in person or stream it live from your desktop. During this presentation, attendees will: • Learn about the issues in healthcare that can give rise to claims of fraud… Read more »Read More
On April 23, 2020, Pietragallo Partners Lourdes Sánchez Ridge and Michael A. Morse will present “How the False Claims Act Impacts Municipalities.” The False Claims Act (FCA) has been a tool used against municipalities and a tool used by municipalities. During this presentation, which is a part of the International Municipal Lawyers’ Association (IMLA) annual… Read more »Read More
Pietragallo partners John Schwab and Jim Kraus will be discussing topics related to federal criminal practice in a four-hour symposium hosted by the Allegheny County Bar Association on Friday, April 24th, 2020. Do you have your first criminal case in Federal Court or do you practice criminal defense and need a refresher on the specifics… Read more »Read More