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Supreme Court Endorses Implied Certification Theory of Liability But Establishes “Demanding” Materiality Standard Under the False Claims Act

USA - June 20 2016 Yesterday, the United States Supreme Court decided Universal Health Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Escobar et al., holding that the…

Daniel S. Ruzumna, Harry Sandick

Appeals court confirms that results of internal investigation are privileged

USA - July 1 2014 On June 27, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued a decision in In re: Kellogg Brown & Root, Inc., an…

Joshua A. Goldberg, Deirdre A. McEvoy, Daniel S. Ruzumna, Harry Sandick, Catherine A. Williams

FDA promises guidance on lawful off-label promotion

USA - June 27 2014 Earlier this month, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (the "FDA") announced that by the end of the year, the agency would issue a draft guidance…

Michael F. Buchanan, Joshua A. Goldberg, William F. Cavanaugh, Jr., Daniel S. Ruzumna, Harry Sandick

Supreme Court rejects “presumption of prudence” in ESOP cases

USA - June 27 2014 On June 25, 2014, the Supreme Court issued a decision in Fifth Third Bancorp v. Dudenhoeffer regarding the availability of relief against fiduciaries…

Jennifer A. Dixon, David M. Glaser, James V. Masella, III, Bernard F. O'Hare, Peter W. tomlinson

The impact of the Supreme Court’s recent Halliburton decision on securities litigation

USA - June 24 2014 On June 23, 2014, the Supreme Court issued its long-awaited decision in Halliburton Co. v. Erica P. John Fund, Inc. In Halliburton, the Court…

Joshua A. Goldberg, Peter C. Harvey, James V. Masella, III, Peter W. tomlinson, Sam A. Yospe