Whitman and Kiefer Publish Article on Government Investigations
Monday, June 16, 2014
Blakely Kiefer and Lee Whitman co-authored an article in the June 2014 issue of Notes Bearing Interest, the newsletter of the North Carolina Bar Association's Business Law Section. The article, “Knock, Knock: How to Answer if the Government Comes Calling,” addresses the general topic of government investigations in the corporate environment, with particular focus on the investigation and prosecution of Medicare and Medicaid fraud within health care entities pursuant to the False Claims Act. Blakely and Lee provide high-level guidance on the initial steps that a corporation should take in responding to a government inquiry.