Health Law Deeper Dive: False Claims Act
Friday, June 9, 2017
Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Spring Brook Avenue - Cafeteria Conference Rooms 1 & 2
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
1:00 pm – 4:15 pm: CLE Program
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm: Networking Reception
5:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Optional Dinner at Beekman Arms Restaurant
Price (includes CLE and Reception only):
Health Law Section Members: $ 50
Join the Health Law Section now for $30 and get the Section member registration rate (NYSBA Membership required)
NYSBA Members: $ 100
Non-NYSBA Members: $ 150
The False Claims Act (FCA) remains as one of the fastest growing area
of litigation, particularly because of its unique qui tam enforcement
mechanism. This program will provide an overview of the rapidly changing
developments in the FCA legal landscape and examples of recent state
and federal actions. Designed for in-house counsel, chief compliance
officers, and private practitioners, this program will discuss practical
tips and ethical considerations associated with investigating,
commencing and defending state and federal false claim actions.
This program qualifies for 3.5 MCLE credits, with 2.5 credits in the
area of Professional Practice and 1.0 in the area of Ethics. The program
does not qualify for credit for newly-admitted attorneys and is
11:30 am – 1:00 pm (Executive Committee members only)
Executive Committee Meeting and Health Law Section Annual Transitional Planning Conference
Northern Dutchess Hospital - Board Room
12:45 pm – 1:00 pm
Northern Dutchess Hospital – Cafeteria Conference Rooms 1 & 2
CLE Sign In and Registration
Anatomy of the False Claims Action
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm
1.5 CLE MCLE Credits in Professional Practice
Linda J. Clark, Esq.
Barclay Damon, LLP
Kenneth M. Abell, Esq.
Assistant U.S. Attorney
Chief, Healthcare Fraud, Civil Division
U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York
Kathy S. Marks, Esq.
White Plains, NY
Additional speaker: TBA
2:15 pm – 2:25 pm
2:25 pm – 3:15 pm
Discussion on State Recoveries
1.0 MCLE credits in Professional Practice
Jay Speers, Esq.
General Counsel, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit,
Office of the New York State Attorney General
New York, NY
David R. Ross, Esq.
O'Connell & Aronowitz PC
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Ethics: A Perspective from the Bench on Attorney Client Privilege Issues
1.0 MCLE credit in Ethics
Hon. Mae D’Agostino
U.S. District Court Judge
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
4:15 pm – 5:00 pm
Light appetizers and non-alcoholic beverage served
Optional Dutch Treat Dinner:
Beekman Arms & Delamater Inn, 6387 Mill Street, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
PARKING INFO: Parking at the hospital is limited, and it is requested that attendees use the valet service.
This is a live program only, and will not be recorded or broadcast. It is accredited in New York State only.