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State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • June 26 2014

Don Quick (D) and Cynthia Coffman (R) received their respective party's nomination after both ran unopposed in the primary. Incumbent AG John Suthers

Breaking: US Supreme Court grants cert in closely watched False Claims Act case

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2014

The US Supreme Court this morning granted cert in a closely watched False Claims Act (FCA) case, Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. United States

The Supreme Court will review Fourth Circuit decision that weakened the False Claims Act’s statute of limitations and first-to-file bar

  • Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2014

Today, the Supreme Court granted the petition for certiorari in Kellogg Brown & Root Servs., Inc. v. United States ex rel. Carter. The petition

FCPA guidance: what has your SOE done for you lately?

  • Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
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  • USA
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  • April 18 2012

In the last year, the debate about whether state-owned entities (“SOEs”) qualify as an “instrumentality” and thus a “foreign official” under the FCPA has been heating up

False Claims Act: Fifth Circuit allows former federal government employees to bring a qui tam suit

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 2 2012

One of most serious policy issues in qui tam enforcement under the False Claims Act (“FCA”) is the possibility that federal employees may use information obtained in the course of their government employment to enrich themselves by filing qui tam cases

Tey Tsun Hang v Public Prosecutor: former NUS Law professor acquitted of corruption charges on appeal

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Singapore
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  • April 22 2014

In a recent Magistrate's Appeal, the Singapore High Court overturned the conviction of former law professor Tey Tsun Hang ("Tey") after finding that

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 15 2014

Bernard Nash and Milton A. Marquis Hot News Blog Post: Think You're Not a Holder of Unclaimed Property? Think Again! All 50 states have unclaimed

State AGs in the news

  • Dickstein Shapiro LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

Incumbent AG Luther Strange (R) and Joe Hubbard (D) received their respective party's nomination after both ran unopposed in the primary. California

Civil False Claims Act: D.C. Circuit holds that “collective knowledge” is an inappropriate basis for FCA liability

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 6 2010

The decision last Friday by the D.C. Circuit in United States v. Science Applications International Corp., No. 09-5385, 2010 WL 4909467 (D.C. Cir. Dec. 3, 2010), forcefullyand hopefully, finallyrejects the Department of Justices (“DOJ”) longstanding yet irrational argument that “collective knowledge” can be used to prove intent under the civil False Claims Act

Third individual convicted under the Bribery Act 2010

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 24 2013

On 23 April 2013, Mr Yang Li, a Chinese student who had been studying at the University of Bath, pleaded guilty to bribery under section 1 of the