Lyle F. Hedgecock, Associate with Morrison & Foerster LLP to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s False Claims Act Webinar

The Knowledge Group, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Lyle F. Hedgecock, Associate with Morrison & Foerster LLP will speak at its webcast entitled, “False Claims Act: A Look Back and 2021 Expectations.” This event is scheduled for December 3, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM ET.

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About Lyle F. Hedgecock
Lyle Hedgecock is an associate in the Government Contracts practice group in the Washington, D.C. office. Please see attached for Lyle’s headshot and below is a brief bio blurb:

Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Lyle served as a law clerk at the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and had a decorated military career in the U.S. Air Force. Following his active-duty service, he provided legal services to the Air Force Legal Office, Joint Base Andrews, to resolve high-profile white-collar investigations of suspected Federal Acquisition Regulation violations and counseled government clients on Federal Acquisition Regulation compliance issues.

About Morrison & Foerster LLP
With approximately 1,000 lawyers in 17 offices, Morrison & Foerster is a preeminent global law firm dedicated to delivering business-oriented results to clients across the United States, Europe and Asia. Dynamic technology and life science companies, large financial institutions, leading consumer product companies and other market leaders come to MoFo for knowledge, innovation and business aptitude. MoFo handles some of the world’s largest crossborder transactions and resolves major disputes across multiple jurisdictions. The firm has a long-standing commitment to pro bono work and social justice.

The False Claims Act (FCA) remains to be the primary tool used by the government in fighting fraudulent crimes in various sectors. With the significantly increasing number of settlements under FCA for the past years and the heightened enforcement actions that expose several industries to the risk of investigations, companies must always be in the know of the recent developments shaping the landscape. An in-depth understanding of the trends will help them avoid liability risks and ensure compliance.

In this LIVE Webcast, seasoned litigation experts Lyle F. Hedgecock (Morrison Foerster) and Stefan Boedeker (Berkeley Research Group, LLC) will provide the audience with an overview of the significant trends surrounding the False Claims Act (FCA). They will present an in-depth analysis of the recent developments as well as the impending challenges and expectations in the near future.

Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:
• False Claims Act – A Look-Back
• Recent Trends and Developments
• Common Risks and Challenges
• Best Defense Strategies
• What Lies Ahead

About The Knowledge Group
Founded in November 2006, The Knowledge Group has been at the forefront of providing quality continuing education programs for lawyers, accountants, financial executives, risk and compliance specialists, human resources professionals, technology officers, and business consultants in a wide range of industries.

The Knowledge Group strives to be the best-in-class provider of continuing education by bringing forth relevant content you can’t get anywhere else.

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