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Convenience at the Cost of Contractors
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2016

An owner's option to terminate a contract for convenience is a well-established right dating back to military procurement contracts in the American


A New Decision Under the False Claims Act Could be of Great Help to the Healthcare Industry
  • Ryley Carlock & Applewhite
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

When it comes to the False Claims Act, the government usually wins, but a recent decision should provide the healthcare industry with a rare sigh of


Court Holds That Relator’s Review of Disclosure Statement to Prepare for Deposition Results in Limited Waiver
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

A qui tam relator’s disclosure statement may be discoverable if it is used to refresh the relator’s recollection for a deposition or other testimony


Whistleblower Defense Alert: Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Implied Certification Theory of FCA Liability
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Universal Health Services, Inc. v. U.S. ex rel. Escobar. The questions presented in Escobar ask


CMS to reverse payment cuts made under “two-midnight” rule
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

On April 18, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that addresses the controversial inpatient payment cuts


Il nuovo Codice dei Contratti Pubblici
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • April 22 2016

Con Decreto Legislativo n. 50 del 18 aprile 2016 "Attuazione delle direttive 201423UE, 201424UE e 201425UE sull'aggiudicazione dei contratti di


How the Supreme Court will limit False Claims Act liability for implied certification
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • April 21 2016

In some courts in the United States today, a government contractor or a healthcare provider seeking reimbursement from a federal program can violate


Deux actions collectives contre des parcs éoliens récemment autorisées au Québec
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • April 21 2016

Depuis le début de l’année 2016, deux demandes d’autorisation d’exercer des actions collectives ont été accueillies à l’encontre de parcs éoliens


SCOTUS Oral Argument Suggests FCA Implied Certification Theory Is Here to Stay - But Perhaps with Limits
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • April 21 2016

Oral argument in Universal Health indicates Justices disinclined to categorically reject False Claims Act implied certification theory, though may


Fourth Circuit To Consider Successor Liability For FCA Violations
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • April 21 2016

The Fourth Circuit will soon have the opportunity to clarify the circumstances under which successor liability may be imposed against an entity for