George Breen Quoted in “Whistleblowers Get New Ammo on FCA Extrapolation”


George B. Breen, a Member of the Firm in the Health Care and Life Sciences and Litigation practices and Chair of the firm's National Health Care and Life Sciences Practice Steering Committee, was quoted in Law360, in “Whistleblowers Get New Ammo on FCA Extrapolation,” by Jeff Overley. (Read the full version — subscription required.)

Following is an excerpt:

George B. Breen of Epstein Becker Green, an FCA attorney who is not involved in the case, described Tuesday's ruling as limited but also another notch in the belt for plaintiffs who are likely to make increasing use of sampling in the future.

"Defendants need to be prepared to challenge this effort, both procedurally and substantively, given these recent rulings," Breen said.