The morning sessions at SuperConference 2015 featured a discussion on “Ethics & Compliance: Auditing and Monitoring Your Compliance Program.”
The importance of internal controls is highlighted by the so-called “accounting provisions” of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).
Technology: Abbott’s $1.6 billion global settlement illustrates government’s commitment to health care fraud enforcement
Last month, the government obtained one of the largest settlements ever in a health care fraud matter, as Abbott Laboratories agreed to pay $1.6 billion to settle allegations that it unlawfully marketed its drug, Depakote.
Interacting with the government has become more and more prevalent in all sectors of the economy, whether through the use of outside lobbyists or a company’s own employees.