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Whistleblower and False Claims Act Litigation

NPR has a robust department of lawyers and staff dedicated to prosecuting whistleblower and False Claim Act (“FCA”) litigation on behalf of the United States and state governments. The FCA allows private citizens to blow the whistle on companies and individuals who commit fraud on the government for financial gain. This kind of litigation is

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Crisis Management

NPR has a team of highly qualified, national lawyers ready to guide clients through complex business, litigation, and public relations crises. Our crisis management team’s goals are to contain the immediate crisis, rapidly solve the problems at hand, and position our clients to achieve their long-term objectives in a manner that minimizes foreseeable economic, legal

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Governmental and Sovereign Representation

NPR often represents governmental entities (states, counties, cities, or political subdivisions) and other sovereigns in lawsuits seeking to recover monetary damages. When a governmental entity is a party to litigation, the presence of policy issues, political concerns, and media visibility presents unique challenges—as well as opportunities. NPR has the experience and know-how to represent governmental

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Corporate & Reverse Contingency Representation

When it comes to litigation, corporate legal departments typically play defense, understandably focused on defeating claims against the corporation. Legal departments are often viewed as cost burdens, not profit centers. They generally aren’t thinking about bringing claims that could make the corporation money—playing offense. At NPR, we help corporations focus on identifying and pursuing opportunities

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