5 FCA Issues to Watch as Trump Takes Power

Overview


Rebecca Martin predicted that, even if the Trump Administration prosecutes fewer False Claims Act cases, “The whistleblowers are still going to bring the cases. They litigate a lot of cases that the government has declined.” Tony Maida agreed that “perhaps we’ll see more [FCA] declinations from DOJ, but that doesn’t mean the case goes away,” because the government can still intervene after a plaintiff suit is brought.