In the News Today - April 26, 2018

April 26, 2018

Firms To Pay $800K More Amid Billable Hour Probe: The three firms at the center of an inflated billable hour probe have been ordered to pay an extra $800,000 to cover the costs of the special master’s investigation. The probe’s cost is now $3.8 million, nearly double the original $2 million estimate. (Law360)

The False Claims Act in 2017 and What to Watch in 2018: Three attorneys at K&L Gates examine the past year in False Claims Act enforcement and offer a look ahead into the statute’s future. (False Claims Act)