SPECIAL FOCUS ON ESCOBAR

Materiality and Implied False Certification: Split Circuit Decisions and the Impact of Escobar on Pending and Future False Claims Cases

January 29, 2018 9:00am

Jay Speers
Counsel, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Office of the Attorney General, State of New York

Roderick L Thomas
Partner
Wiley Rein LLP (Washington, DC)

Jesse A. Witten
Partner
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP (Washington, DC)

Thomas M. Greene
Partner
Greene LLP (Boston, MA)

  • How have the courts applied Escobar?
  • What are the best ways to prove government knowledge
  • How will Escobar affect motions to dismiss, summary judgement and trial?
  • Strategies to approach discovery against the government post-Escobar