Knowledge Library Dealing with the Government, Complainants, and Whistleblowers
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Healthcare Fraud Investigations and False Claims Act Litigation: From Inception to Resolution Session Three: Dealing with the Government, Complainants, and Whistleblowers

This four-part webinar series is for General Counsel, Compliance Officers, and other key stakeholders in the healthcare industry.  When legal or regulatory compliance issues arise, the risks, costs, and disruption can be tremendous.  Using tried-and-true techniques to investigate, contend with, and resolve such issues can mitigate these burdens.  Learn from lawyers who have been through these matters many times. 

These discussions will be based on real-life scenarios that participants will receive in advance, and will offer practical, actionable approaches to the most confounding challenges.

Session III. Dealing with the Government, Complainants, and Whistleblowers

In most investigations, organizations face one or more adversaries – both external and internal.  We will discuss the best strategies and practices for contending with them.

Moderator: Frank Sheeder
Frank Sheeder focuses his practice on healthcare enforcement defense and compliance. He has defended clients against civil and criminal fraud allegations brought by federal and state government agencies and other hostile third-party litigants—especially whistle-blowers—for more than 30 years. Frank represents clients facing government enforcement initiatives, complex healthcare litigation, and regulatory compliance matters.

Presenter: Mitch Mitchelson
Mitch Mitchelson is a partner at Alston & Bird, and a former federal prosecutor. 

Guest: Meredith Jones Kingsley
Meredith Jones Kingsley is a partner in the Litigation & Trial Practice Group. She focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and representing corporations in government and internal investigations. Meredith serves clients in a variety of industries, including automotive, healthcare, and banking.

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