How Government Decides to Litigate and Its Approach to Dealing with an Active Relator Bar

January 30, 2017 11:15am

Richard Hayes
Deputy Chief, Civil Division
US Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of New York

Sara Winslow
Chief, Civil Division
US Attorney’s Office, Northern District of California

Christopher Harwood
Co-Chief, Civil Frauds Unit
US Attorney’s Office, Southern District of New York

Panel Moderator:

Craig Margolis
Vinson & Elkins LLP (Washington, DC)

  • Criteria for selecting cases: how the Government decides what is meritorious
  • How the US Attorney’s Offices interact with Government Agencies
  • Government’s current approach to the Mandatory Disclosure Rules