Healthcare Litigation Conference

April 8, 2014

Chicago, IL

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McGuireWoods thought leaders and leading litigators discuss key litigation issues and trends in the healthcare industry. This event will highlight governmental and civil litigation issues across key healthcare areas with a focus on hospitals and health systems as well as ambulatory surgery centers, device firms and managed care payors.

Keynote Panel: 7 Key Issues and Trends in Government Enforcement in the Healthcare Industry

  • Gene Cahill, Director, Grant Thornton LLP
  • Steven Dollear, Assistant U.S. Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice
  • David Dranove, Walter McNerney Professor of Health Industry Management, Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management
  • Jeff Jamrosz, Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Christina Egan, Partner, McGuireWoods LLP (Moderator)


  • Recent trends and developments under the False Claims Act for healthcare providers and medical device manufacturers
  • Arbitration vs. the courts – key factors in evaluating the merits of arbitration
  • Data privacy litigation and issues
  • The development of a hospital antitrust case
  • Key considerations for non-compete agreements in the healthcare industry
  • Managing e-discovery
  • Key aspects of an effective internal investigation
  • Recent trends and key issues in connection with managed care
  • Litigation growing out of physician hospital relationships
  • Critical considerations in compliance planning for hospitals and health systems
  • Key Stark, antikickback and false claims concepts for senior leadership
  • Key damages and valuation issues in healthcare litigation

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  • Jeffrey Clark
  • Christina Egan
  • Edwin Brooks
  • David Pivnick