Jennifer Quinn Broda

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False Claims Act Litigation and Implications for D&O and Professional Liability Insurers

Sedgwick attorneys Matthew Ferguson (NY) and Kimberly Forrester (SF) have published an article on the Federal False Claims Act (FCA) and its implications for D&O and professional liability insurers. The full article can be viewed here. Among the issues discussed are the background and elements of the FCA and certain recent developments, including the increase … Continue Reading

Barclays Settles Libor Rate Manipulation Claims for $100 Million

It was recently announced that Barclays has agreed to pay $100 million in exchange for the dismissal of claims pursued against it by several dozen states alleging that it manipulated Libor and other benchmark interest rates between 2005 and 2009 to conceal financial issues. As part of the settlement terms, Barclays is not required to … Continue Reading