Cincinnati law firm Helmer Martins announces that attorney B. Nathaniel Garrett’s article, “The False Claims Act’s (and Other Statutes’) Nationwide Subpoena Authority Remains Unaffected by the 2013 Amendments to Fed. R. Civ. P. 45” has been published by the Federal Bar Association (“FBA”) in the Fall 2018 edition of the SideBAR.

The FBA is the premier bar association serving the federal practitioner and judiciary. The organization consists of more than 18,000 federal lawyers, including 1,500 federal judges. Regularly, the FBA publishes practice-oriented articles in its SideBAR periodical.

Mr. Garrett’s article is an essential read for False Claims Act practitioners who are preparing their cases for trial and considering witness compulsion. The focus of the article is on cases examining the effect of the 2013 amendments to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 45 on the False Claims Act’s nationwide subpoena authority under 31 U.S.C. § 3731(a).

Read the full article, which begins on page seven.

The attorneys at Helmer Martins have a wealth of experience litigating False Claims Act cases, including prosecuting such cases at trial. For more information, or to discuss a potential case, please contact us.