BloombergLaw speaks to Phillips & Cohen partner Erika Kelton about an anticipated increase in whistleblower reports related to CARES Act relief efforts.
One whistleblower attorney, Erika Kelton, a partner at Phillips & Cohen LLP, says she’s already had inquiries from potential whistleblowers related to how the coronavirus relief funding is being spent.
“People want to make sure the money goes to what it should be going to,” Kelton said.
“With this much money being distributed throughout our economy, there will be fraud and abuse. That is just the history in any kind of crisis spending,” she said.
Read the entire article, “Wave of Whistleblower Suits Predicted Over Virus Relief Aid,” on BloombergLaw’s website.