Michael J. Podberesky

McGuireWoods LLP


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Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Agrees to $900 Million Dollar False Claims Act Settlement to Resolve Kickback Claims

USA - August 10 2022 On July 20th, on the eve of trial, Biogen Inc. agreed to pay $900 million dollars to settle claims that the company violated the False Claims Act…

Samuel C. Bernstein, Kate Waters Hardey, James E. Lego

Supreme Court Signals Interest in Clarifying Pleading Requirements in False Claims Act Suits

USA - June 9 2022 The Supreme Court (Court) will soon decide whether to take up a critical (and long-running) issue concerning applicability of Federal Rule of Civil…

Vinu G. Joseph, Laura Colombell Marshall, John S. Moran, David J. Pivnick

COVID Nursing Home Patient Safety Failures Not Actionable under FCA in New York

USA - April 28 2022 In Conte v. Kingston NH Operations LLC, 2022 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21686, *1, 2022 WL 356753, a New York District court granted a Defendant’s motion to…

Brett W. Barnett, Timothy J. Fry, David J. Pivnick

Largest-Ever Small-Business Contracting Fraud Settlement Related to Pass-Through Subcontracting

USA - March 28 2022 Federal contractors should take note of a recent, record-setting False Claims Act (FCA) settlement between the Department of Justice (DOJ) and…

Edwin O. Childs, Sydney L. Snower, Todd R. Steggerda, Jason M. Vespoli

DOJ Settles First False Claims Act Enforcement Action Since Launch of Civil Cyber-Fraud Initiative

USA - March 10 2022 On March 8, 2022, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a $930,000 settlement with Comprehensive Health Services, LLC (CHS) for alleged…

Edwin O. Childs, Andrew Konia, Laura Colombell Marshall, Charles Wm. McIntyre, Sydney L. Snower, Todd R. Steggerda, Jason M. Vespoli