False Claims Act Guide 2020 and the Road Ahead


Notwithstanding the unprecedented business disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and the immense human and financial toll it has taken, the United States Department of Justice continued a sustained program of enforcement of the False Claims Act in 2020.

These efforts produced both significant judicial decisions on issues of increasing importance in FCA jurisprudence and the recovery of substantial damages and penalties in settlements under the Act. In a new online guide, Hogan Lovells provides an overview of the most significant FCA developments over the last year and a glimpse of potential areas for further development in 2021.