Deloitte will be hosting a webinar where Mark Burroughs, managing director, Deloitte & Touche LLP and Anne Robinson, counsel at Latham & Watkins, will discuss the much-anticipated Supreme Court case Universal Health Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Escobar, No. 15-7 (U.S.). The outcome of the Escobar case will likely determine the scope of the federal False Claims Act’s “implied certification” theory of liability. The Court’s ruling is poised to vastly expand the scope of False Claims Act liability, further increasing the risk of government contracting and the need to focus on international controls and risk mitigation strategies.
This event is complimentary.
Anne Robinson, Counsel, Latham & Watkins
Anne focuses on government contracts counseling and litigation and white collar and government investigations. She has represented corporations and individual clients in all phases of False Claims Act. She has authored numerous articles on False Claims Act issues, most recently on the future of the implied certification theory in light of United Health Services v. United States ex rel. Escobar (U.S. 2016).
Mark Burroughs, Managing Director, Deloitte Advisory, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Mark has over 20 years of experience in providing auditing and consulting services to government contractors and has helped companies understand and develop practical solutions when dealing with matters associated with Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) audits, the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and the Cost Accounting Standards (CAS).
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