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COVID-19 Fraud

As federal and state governments fight the COVID-19 pandemic, they also will face waves of fraud.

Robert M. Thomas, Jr.

Bob Thomas been practicing law since 1986 and for the last sixteen years has been representing whistleblowers with his friend,...

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Bob Thomas, WLC Co-Founder, Discusses Covid-19 Fraud on WGBH Program “Greater Boston”

This past Friday evening, Whistleblower Law Collaborative Co-Founder Bob Thomas appeared on Emily Rooney’s WGBH Program Greater Boston to discuss Covid-19 fraud....

Whistleblower Law Collaborative To Co-Host Covid-19 Webinar

July 29, 2020

On July 30, 2020 at 1 pm ET, Whistleblower Law Collaborative will co-host a webinar in conjunction with the American Bar Association, Charles River Associates and Ropes & Gray focused on Covid Fraud and Risk.  The webinar is titled DOJ Enforcement in the COVID-19 Crisis: What to Expect and How to Mitigate Risk.

The Department of Justice and the FBI are dealing with demanding new enforcement issues in addition to long-standing pre-COVID priorities. Companies need to know what to expect and what they can do now to mitigate their risk and ensure compliance. The panel discussion with DOJ, the FBI and Bob Thomas a leading whistleblower’s attorney will address this new enforcement landscape, including the government’s COVID-19 response, key priorities, and the False Claims Act. We will discuss what DOJ expects from companies and what companies can do now to respond.

Moderator
Kirsten Mayer, Partner, Ropes & Gray

Panel
Daniel Fruchter, Assistant U.S. Attorney and Healthcare Fraud Coordinator, U.S. Attorney’s Office Eastern District of Washington

Sara McLean, Assistant Director, Commercial Litigation Branch, U.S. Department of Justice

Patricia Peláez, Principal, Charles River Associates

Jeffrey Sallet, Executive Assistant Director, Human Resources Branch, FBI

Gregg Shapiro, Chief, Affirmative Civil Enforcement Unit, U.S. Attorney’s Office, District of Massachusetts

Robert Thomas, Jr., Managing Member, Whistleblower Law Collaborative

To register, visit: https://info.crai.com/63/947/landing-pages/ropes-zoom-rsvp.asp

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