Amy Kearbey advises clients on health care fraud and abuse laws, with a particular focus on the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute. She counsels a broad range of health industry stakeholders, including hospital systems, medical societies, physician practice management companies, manufacturers, clinical laboratories and data informatics companies.
Her practice includes assessing compliance issues in connection with complex transactions, developing compliance programs, managing investigations and disclosures and defense of False Claims Act cases.
Advised Fortune 500 Company regarding $2.6 Billion strategic acquisition of health analytics company
Represented a health system in the defense of a qui tam action under the False Claims Act based on alleged violations of the Stark Law and the Anti-Kickback Statute with over $1 billion in alleged damages, obtaining partial summary judgment and a negotiated settlement
Secured a favorable Advisory Opinion on behalf of a manufacturer, from the Office of Inspector General (OIG) regarding issues under the Anti-Kickback Statute and the Civil Monetary Penalties Law’s prohibition on beneficiary inducements
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