Litigation > False Claims Act/Qui Tam Defense > State FCA Resource Center > Akin Gump Partners Discuss California’s Insurance Frauds Prevention Act in Law360 Article
20 Nov '15

Akin Gump litigation partner Shawn Hanson and senior counsel Maria Ellinikos have written an article titled “A Little-Known Powerful Tool To Fight Calif. Insurance Fraud” recently published by Law360.

The article provides an overview of the California Insurance Frauds Prevention Act, a little known statute that permits any interested person to bring an insurance fraud action on behalf of the state based on false claims submitted to private insurance companies. As part of this overview, Hanson and Ellinikos discuss case law developed over the past two years under the act that have confirmed its expansive reach.

To read the full article, please click here.