In this time of supreme uncertainty, companies have many urgent concerns. Recent actions by the Department of Justice give businesses another thing to focus on: investigations and enforcement relating to fraud, waste, and abuse sure to trail in the wake of Covid-19 relief.
Even if your company does not receive funds specifically tied to the federal government’s response to the Covid-19 outbreak, you should bear in mind the risks of potential exposure to fraud allegations.
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