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November 16, 2021

7 Due Diligence Issues to Avoid False Claims Act Lawsuits

Nelson Mullins partners Jennifer Malinovsky and Ed White join Alice Harris, an attorney with Nexsen Pruet, to go over the key compliance areas to look for in due diligence. 

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Rivers S. Stilwell

Rivers S. Stilwell

Partner

Greenville ONE
2 W. Washington Street
Suite 400
Greenville, SC 29601
rivers.stilwell@nelsonmullins.com

Rivers is the leader of the Greenville litigation team, overseeing a team of more than 25 people. He practices in the areas of business and commercial litigation, public procurement, water and sewer utilities, zoning, land use and development, and construction.

 

Rivers is the leader of the Greenville litigation team, overseeing a team of more than 25 people. He practices in the areas of business and commercial litigation, public procurement, water and sewer utilities, zoning, land use and development, and construction.

 

Rivers S. Stilwell

Rivers is the leader of the Greenville litigation team, overseeing a team of more than 25 people. He practices in the areas of business and commercial litigation, public procurement, water and sewer utilities, zoning, land use and development, and construction.

 

Experience

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  • Has trial, appellate and arbitration experience involving business disputes, financial institutions, computer software, special purpose districts, product liability, and construction
  • Represents a regional sewer authority as its General Counsel handling procurement, government contracting, FOIA, corporate governance and litigation
  • Administrative law experience in bid protests and contract disputes at the state and local level, zoning disputes, permit denials and appeals
  • Regulatory experience appearing before the SC Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation and the SC Public Service Commission
  • Represents water districts throughout South Carolina on water and sewer development projects, enabling legislation, bylaws and internal procedures, territorial and service disputes and in litigation matters
  • Has presented and written on electronic discovery, trade secrets, public procurement, water rights, and FOIA
  • Annual lecturer for the Special Purpose District and the Rural Water Associations
  • Has represented clients in matters in South Carolina, California, Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Virginia, and Texas

Education

  • University of Virginia School of Law, JD (1994)
    • Member, Virginia Tax Review
  • University of Virginia, BA, with distinction (1987)
    • Echols Scholar

Admissions

  • South Carolina

Practice Areas

Industries

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  • President of Project Care, a HUD funded program serving the chronically homeless
  • Treasurer and Founding Member, The Haynsworth–Perry American Inn of Court
  • Original member, City of Greenville’s Design and Preservation Committee
  • Recipient, Richard W. Riley Award for Pro Bono Service, Western Carolina Legal Services
  • Greenville Litigation Team Leader
  • U.S. Marine Corps infantry officer
  • Recalled to active duty for service in Operation Desert Storm during law school
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