17 05, 2022

Stories from Skid Row: Vulnerable Populations Used to Perpetrate Medi-Cal, Medicare Fraud

2022-05-17T12:45:30+00:00By |FCA Legal News, Firm News|

Imagine this: you are homeless and living in a tent on a stretch of street in Los Angeles called Skid Row. You are desperate for food, for warmth, for any [...]

17 12, 2021

Proposed False Claims Act Amendments of 2021: Materiality (Part Deux)

2021-12-17T18:16:12+00:00By |FCA Legal News|

In October 2021, we shared the first part of our discussion on materiality and proposed amendments to the False Claims Act. However, in late November, those proposed amendments were updated. [...]

10 09, 2021

Attorney General Merrick Garland Rescinds the Infamous Brand Memo

2021-09-10T12:47:34+00:00By |FCA Legal News|

Department of Justice may once again use internal agency guidance to enforce the rule of law In January 2018, then-Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand issued a memo, known as the [...]

20 08, 2021

Proposed False Claims Act Amendments of 2021: Cost-Shifting of Discovery in Declined Cases

2021-08-20T19:02:15+00:00By |FCA Legal News|

On July 26, 2021, a bipartisan group of senators, guided by long-time False Claims Act champion, Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), introduced a bill to amend the federal False Claims Act (FCA). [...]