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Fifteenth Annual Pharma Congress 2014

Pharmaceutical Regulatory and Compliance Congress and Best Practices Forum (The 2014 Pharma Congress),
November 3-5, 2014, Hyatt Regency, Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.

 

Attorney Suzanne E. Durrell, Durrell Law Office

Attorney Suzanne E. Durrell, Durrell Law Office

Suzanne Durrell to join the /Qui Tam/ panel at the upcoming Fifteenth Annual Pharmaceutical Regulatory and Compliance Congress and Best Practices Forum – www.PharmaCongress.com

 

November 3 – 5, 2014, Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The Congress is by far the largest annual gathering of pharmaceutical company compliance professional and in-house counsel and is attended by approximately 400 annually.

 

The Pharmaceutical Compliance Forum (PCF) is a coalition of senior compliance professionals and legal counsel from more than 50 of the largest research based pharmaceutical manufacturers. The PCF was founded in early-1999 by compliance professionals from the pharmaceutical industry to promote effective corporate compliance programs. The members meet twice a year, for two days, focusing on open and informal sharing of compliance information, best practices, and current developments in the field.

PCF also sponsors a three-day compliance congress each Fall. Learn more.

Related: Corporate Integrity Agreements can be the basis for a False Claims Act Case (PDF paper),  by Suzanne E. Durrell, Esq. – Washington DC, November 2014

American Bar Association, Section of Public Contract Law, Recent Cases Interpreting the False Claims Act, and Consequences for Conducting Internal Investigations

American Bar Association, Section of Public Contract Law, Recent Cases Interpreting the False Claims Act, and Consequences for Conducting Internal Investigations,
Friday, August 8, 2014, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Hyatt Regency, Boston, Massachusetts

Attorney Robert M. Thomas, Jr., Thomas & Associates

Attorney Robert M. Thomas, Jr., Thomas & Associates

Robert M. Thomas will join several other esteemed speakers from government, the private sector, as well as the whistleblower perspective, in a session covering recent developments in the case law of the False Claims Act.

 

In the past few years, as the result of an increasing amount of litigation, courts have issued a number of decisions interpreting the provisions of the False Claims Act.

 

On some important issues involving the Act’s substantive liability provisions and procedural defenses, courts are diverging in their approaches, increasing the level of uncertainty for government contractors, and suggesting that some of these issues will find their way to the Supreme Court.

Full brochure [PDF version].