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Courts Create New Defense for False Claims Based on Reasonable Mistakes about Regulatory Requirements

by | Sep 28, 2021

The False Claims Act (FCA) bans labs and other providers from “knowingly” submitting false claims. “Knowingly” is a curious word. Medicare coverage and billing rules can be intricate, confusing and hard to understand. So, in a different world, “knowingly” might provide legal cover to labs and other providers that want and try to comply but […]

The False Claims Act (FCA) bans labs and other providers from “knowingly” submitting false claims. “Knowingly” is a curious word. Medicare coverage and billing rules can be intricate, confusing and hard to understand. So, in a different world, “knowingly” might provide legal cover to labs and other providers that want and try to comply but […]

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