Why False Claims Act enforcement is still vexing under Trump

“The DOJ has used the false claims act to target banks in particular to fine them for. How the market may shift next Rising interest rates and anticipated deregulation under the Trump.

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Why False Claims Act enforcement is still vexing under Trump The year opened with hopes that regulatory and enforcement pressures would abate for the mortgage industry. The reality has turned out quite differently.

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Click for PDF How will the Trump Administration alter enforcement of the False Claims Act ("FCA")? This is a question we fielded frequently at the end of 2016. Our answer at the time: We do not expect there to be significant changes in FCA enforcement, and we expect that the Department of Justice ("DOJ") and [.]

The Dodd-Frank Act is the source of both the SEC and the CFTC’s whistleblower programs, and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains expanded False Claims Act provisions. Since President-elect Trump has promised to dismantle both Dodd-Frank and the ACA, do whistleblowers have cause for concern in the next four years?

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These short-term "solutions" can cause long term problems in the form of civil liability under the False Claims Act (FCA) 31 USC 3729 – 3733, which also allows for qui tam actions. A qui tam action, in other words, is an action brought by a whistleblower that the government has the option to join.

False Claims Act Under Trump Administration – What Does Attorney General Nominee Sessions Think? Tuesday, January 17, 2017 As discussed previously , efforts to curb fraud, waste and abuse are.

With such research finally emerging, the Trump administration and the Department of Justice are in a strong position to enforce federal law and take appropriate and aggressive action in crafting a.

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WASHINGTON – Trump administration officials have made clear their intent to reexamine how Federal Housing Administration lenders are cited under the False Claims Act, but whether that means lenders can rest any easier is still an open question. Housing and urban development secretary ben Carson.

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