Monthly Archives: August 2020

Massachusetts U.S. Attorney’s Office Joins with Special Inspector General to Investigate CARES Act Fraud

The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts is ramping up its effort to combat fraud related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) through an agreement to work with the Office of the Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery (“SIGPR”), an office established by the CARES Act to audit and investigate loans and investments made under the CARES Act.

The two offices entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) to cooperate on the investigation and prosecution of pandemic relief fraud,… More