Life Science Compliance Update

March

2016

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Be Careful What You Sign Up For – Implied Certification and the False Claims Act (FCA)

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By: Robert N. Wilkey, Esq., Staff Writer for Life Science Compliance Update

The U.S. Supreme Court recently granted certiorari in the Escobar case from the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals that will significantly impact the way in which the False Claim Act (FCA) may impose civil liability. Given the overall purpose, scope, and intent of the FCA, we believe that the Court will seek to uphold rather than diminish the role of implied certification.

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