New York, NY, March 13, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- False Claims Act ("FCA") enforcement actions continue to be a high priority for the US Department of Justice ("DOJ") and are popular among civil plaintiffs (also known as whistleblowers) as well. Recent settlements and litigation under emphasize the ongoing need for comprehensive and effective compliance programs. This seminar will provide critical insight regarding:
- Innovations in government liability theories and expansion of FCA actions;
- How increased government investigative resources may impact your business;
- Lessons learned from recent FCA enforcement actions;
- Tools and best practices for preventing and identifying FCA risks and potential violations of law; and
- How to cope effectively with government investigations or private civil actions.
A panel of industry leaders and governance experts is being assembled by the Knowledge Group to discuss compliance policies, recent innovations, and best practices, among others. The False Claims Act Enforcement: Understanding the Legal Landscape Live Webcast is for Executives, Compliance Officers, and Corporate Counsel.
Mitchell S. Ettinger, Partner, Co-Chair, Government Enforcement Defense and Complex Civil Litigation, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Liz McCarron, Senior Counsel, Emc
John T. Boese, Of Counsel, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
For updated list of the faculty panel, please visit:
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. “We bring together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts that study the impact of changing regulations and help businesses succeed through proper regulatory compliance.” To contact or to register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.
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