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DOJ Complaint Names Private Equity Firm As Defendant In False Claims Act Case Targeting Health Care Portfolio Company
The U.S. Department of Justice's recent decision to name a private equity firm as a defendant in a False Claims Act complaint against one of the firm's portfolio companies ...
United States
26 Mar 2018
DOJ Antitrust Division Signals Forthcoming Indictments In No-Poach Investigations
Prior to the issuance of the 2016 Guidance, DOJ and the FTC had been active in the civil enforcement space on these issues.
United States
25 Jan 2018
Seventh Circuit Applies Escobar Standard To Once Again Reject False Claims Act Liability Based On Implied False Certification Theory
Sanford-Brown II is an early indication that the standard announced in Escobar may indeed be a difficult one for some relators to meet, at least in certain circuits...
United States
10 Jan 2017
Seventh Circuit Rejects False Claims Act And Retaliation Claims Premised On Purported Breach Of Contract
On October 11, 2016, the Seventh Circuit confirmed that there is no violation of the False Claims Act ("FCA") where the defendant allegedly violated a self-imposed requirement...
United States
6 Dec 2016
First Circuit Affirms Stringent Rule 9(b) Particularity Requirement in False Claims Act Cases
The First Circuit issued an opinion addressing the particularity requirement that applies in FCA cases where the defendants are not alleged to have directly submitted false claims for payment.
United States
3 Oct 2016
Seventh Circuit Clarifies Retroactivity Of Part Of 2010 Amended Definition Of "Original Source" For Purposes Of Public Disclosure Bar
On January 4, 2016, the Seventh Circuit issued an opinion addressing the scope of the public disclosure bar under the False Claims Act.
United States
20 Jun 2016
SEC Imposes Fine On KBR For Violating Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Protection Rule
On April 1, 2015, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission announced the resolution of its first enforcement action against a company for violations of the whistleblower protection provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act regulations.
United States
7 Apr 2015
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