The Future Of Renewable Energy And The False Claims Act
March 7, 2012, 1:04 PM EST
Law360, New York (March 7, 2012, 1:04 PM EST) -- The renewable energy industry is currently in the midst of applying for and receiving tens of billions of dollars in cash grants from the United States government. Companies are structuring their operations to maximize their eligibility for these funds and several key deadlines for applying for these funds loom in the near horizon.
At the same time, recent events like the Solyndra LLC bankruptcy and ensuing criminal and other enforcement investigations underscore the need for careful scrutiny and the implementation of rigorous compliance programs in the...