Vogel Slade & Goldstein partner and whistleblower lawyer Janet Goldstein spoke about litigating qui tam cases under the False Claims Act at a National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA) conference entitled Shining the Light on Whistleblower & Retaliation Claims. Drawing upon her 20+ years of practice as a whistleblower lawyer, Ms. Goldstein shared with her audience practical pointers for successfully litigating False Claims Act and whistleblower retaliation cases. Ms. Goldstein covered several aspects of False Claims Act litigation, including:
- What makes a good qui tam False Claims Act case.
- How to increase the chances that the Department of Justice will intervene in a whistleblower qui tam case.
- How to defeat jurisdictional challenges to qui tam whistleblower cases.
- Choosing the best judicial district in which to file a qui tam whistleblower lawsuit.