September 27, 2019
“Best Lawyers” list for qui tam cases includes two Phillips & Cohen attorneys
Best Lawyers has named Phillips & Cohen partners Mary Louise Cohen and Erika Kelton to its 2020 list of top qui tam lawyers in the Washington, DC, metro area for their outstanding work representing...
September 26, 2019
“Trump Branding Whistle-Blower a ‘Spy’ May Fuel Impeachment Probe”
Phillips & Cohen whistleblower attorney and founding partner John Phillips considers the consequences of President Trump’s attacks on whistleblowers in a Bloomberg article: “The law says we...
September 23, 2019
“CFTC Calls For Whistleblower Tips As Enforcement Evolves”
Phillips & Cohen partner Erika Kelton tells Law360 that the CFTC’s recent efforts to draw in new whistleblowers with a series of informational alerts should send an emboldening message to potential...
September 12, 2019
“SEC must end mandatory FINRA arbitration, former agency officials say”
Phillips & Cohen partner Sean McKessy voices opposition to mandatory FINRA arbitration in a Financial Planning article. Sean McKessy, the SEC’s former whistleblower chief, joined Braganca and Verges...
August 26, 2019
“Why the Security Industry Should Pay Attention to the Cisco Whistleblower Case”
Phillips & Cohen partner Claire Sylvia contextualizes the Cisco whistleblower settlement and provides an overview of how the False Claims Act can be used to expose fraud in the cybersecurity industry...
August 21, 2019
Whistleblowers and retaliation – podcast with Sean McKessy
In an episode of the Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics’ Compliance Perspectives podcast, Phillips & Cohen partner Sean McKessy discusses how the Supreme Court’s decision in the Digital...
August 01, 2019
Cisco whistleblower cybersecurity case brought by Phillips & Cohen settles for $8.6M
Cisco paid $8.6M to settle one of the first, if not the first, False Claims Act settlements involving cybersecurity issues.
July 18, 2019
“Broward paid fine for breaching 2015 fraud settlement with feds”
In a Politico article, Phillips & Cohen partner Peter Chatfield contextualizes the potential consequences that Broward Health faces for violating a 2015 fraud settlement: Peter Chatfield, an attorney...
“What Reckitt’s $1.4 Billion Settlement Says About The Pharma Industry”
In her latest article for Forbes.com, Phillips & Cohen partner Erika Kelton analyzes how pharmaceutical companies manipulate doctors and trick patients with misleading claims in order to boost sales...
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June 28, 2019
Cephalon “opioid lollipops” whistleblower story on CBS features brave Phillips & Cohen client
New York, NY, June 28, 2019 – The compelling story of a Cephalon whistleblower represented by Phillips & Cohen LLP and his case involving an “opioid lollipop,” Actiq, will be featured on the...