• CIVIL FALSE CLAIMS ACT: The Senate Passes S. 386 Amending Major Liability Provisions in the FCA; House Judiciary Passes More Sweeping FCA Revisions in H.R. 1788
  • May 15, 2009 | Author: John T. Boese
  • Law Firm: Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP - Washington Office
  • On Tuesday, the Senate passed S. 386, the Fraud Enforcement and Recovery Act of 2009 ("FERA"), to address concerns about the potential for fraud by mortgage handling companies, financial institutions, and other recipients of TARP and economic stimulus funds.