Agenda At-A-Glance

Day One, Thursday, January 21, 2016

7:45 Registration Begins and Continental Breakfast 8:45 Opening Remarks from Conference Co-Chairs 9:00 PROSECUTORS PANEL–
How Government Is Assessing the Validity of the Increasing Number of Whistleblower Reports 10:00 Networking Break 10:45 Balancing Parallel Proceedings: How to Navigate Criminal and Civil False Claims Interests 11:15 The Year in Review – What Recent Cases Reveal about Future False Claims Act Litigation 12:15 Networking Lunch for Speakers and Attendees 1:30 VIEW FROM IN-HOUSE COUNSEL –
How to Perform a Risk Assessment on Potential False Claims Complaints 2:15 INSIDE THE MIND OF THE PLAINTIFF BAR –
The Essential Elements of a Strong Relator Claim 3:15 Networking Break 3:30 Sophisticated Discovery and Pre-Trial Techniques to Successfully Defend False Claims Suits 4:15 FOCUS ON FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY FRAUD –
Recent Developments in SEC/CFTC Whistleblower Claims 5:00 FOCUS ON HEALTHCARE FALSE CLAIMS –
What New Areas are Being Actively Pursued by the Government 5:45 Champagne Roundtables

Day Two, Friday, January 22, 2016

8:40 Conference Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks 8:45 The Role of the Government in Cases Where They Do Not Intervene 9:30 VIEW FROM IN-HOUSE COUNSEL–
Best Practices for Managing Internal Investigations 10:30 Networking Break 11:00 Deep Dive into the Focus Areas for False Claims Enforcement in New York 12:00 Strategies for Fighting Back Against Cases that Lack Merit 12:45 Networking Lunch for Speakers and Attendees 2:00 Emerging Trends in Damages Calculations: Use of Statistics and Other Methods 3:00 Best Practices to Facilitate Global Settlements 3:30 Networking Break 3:45 FOCUS ON DEFENSE AND AEROSPACE INDUSTRY POST-CARTER
How First to File Decision Will Affect Future Cases 4:30 ETHICS CREDIT –
Ethical Considerations of False Claims Act and Qui Tam Cases 5:15 Champagne Roundtables