Events November 11, 2021 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST
Webinar Series

The Kickback and Transparency Laws

Summary
With the growing importance of compliance for emerging life sciences companies, Goodwin and Berkeley Research Group are pleased to announce our inaugural Foundations in Healthcare Compliance series, where participants will learn from experienced lawyers and professionals about the various considerations when building and growing a compliance program in the life sciences industry.

The goal of this session is to understand the basics of the various healthcare fraud & abuse laws and why these form the basis of life sciences companies’ compliance programs 

Topics Covered:

  • The Laws: the Anti-Kickback Statute; Stark Law; False Claims Act; Travel Act; EKRA; Beneficiary Inducement Law; state all-payor laws; federal & state transparency requirements (Sunshine Act, state marketing laws, customer & payor requirements, CMS, and recent enforcement actions); drug pricing laws (high level)
  • The Players: key agencies (OIG, DOJ, CMS, States)
  • Lessons from settlement agreements, Advisory Opinions, and Fraud Alerts
  • Specific substantive areas, such as patient assistance, HCP interactions, and more

Speakers: Goodwin Partner Roger Cohen, BRG Director Alyson Wooten and Goodwin Associate Heath Ingram

1.5 Hours of CLE Credit pending for CA, NJ, NY, PA, IL and TX