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Supreme Court decides Lawson v. FMR LLC

  • Faegre Baker Daniels
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2014

On March 4, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Lawson v. FMR LLC, No. 12-3, holding that "whistleblower" protection under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of

International regulatory update 24 28 February 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • European Union, Germany, Global, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • March 3 2014

EU Parliament and Council negotiators have reached an agreement on the proposed directive amending Directive 200965EC on the coordination of laws

False Claims Act ruling opens door to large damage awards

  • Saul Ewing LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

A three-judge panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that an award of $24 million in penalties for violations of the False Claims Act

Supreme Court expands SOX whistleblower protection

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 5 2014

Yesterday, in a 6-3 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision greatly expanding the whistleblower protections of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act

This week in securities litigation (week ending February 28, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • February 27 2014

The Supreme Court handed down a significant decision, construing SLUSA in the context of suits by investors defrauded investors in the Stanford Ponzi

Anti-corruption due diligence: A key component of mergers and acquisitions

  • Dentons
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

The increasing focus on enforcement of the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), Canadian Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act and UK

Recent settlements underline the antikickback statute's central role in health care enforcement

  • Ober Kaler
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

In recent years, the antikickback statute (AKS) has emerged as an essential legal weapon to combat alleged misconduct in the health care industry. The

This week in securities litigation (week ending March 7, 2014)

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2014

The Supreme Court was the focus of securities litigation this week. Oral argument was presented in the long runningHalliburton case where the

Employee whistleblower tips help Medicare Fraud Strike force bring charges against Illinois hospice executive

  • Saul Ewing LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Hospitals, nursing homes and other medical businesses take note: the fraud case against the owner of Illinois-based Passages Hospice illustrates the

Supreme Court asked if state universities are exempt from liability under the False Claims Act

  • Saul Ewing LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

A professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to determine the standard for imposing liability