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Supreme Court holds the WSLA does not apply to the civil FCA but limits the scope of the first-to-file bar
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 26 2015

Today the Supreme Court issued its decision in Kellogg Brown & Root Servs., Inc. v. United States ex rel. Carter. On the first question presented


Sixth Circuit reaffirms fair market value as proper measure of damages, vacates FCA award of $657 million to the government
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 26 2015

Last month, the Sixth Circuit reaffirmed the fair market value (FMV) standard as the primary measure of damages in False Claims Act (FCA) casesand


New ‘.sucks’ domain name gives rise to extortion claims, future online reputation attacks
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • Global
  • May 22 2015

A new way for disgruntled parties to gripe about businesses is on the horizon: the “.sucks” generic top-level domain, or gTLD . This new domain


Private Ohio university police department records qualify as public records
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

On May 21, 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio ruled that police department records at Otterbein University, a private university in Ohio, are public


Supreme Court of Ohio accepts Wendt v. Dickerson
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

On June 20, 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio accepted the appeal in Wendt v. Dickerson, a case from Ohio’s Fifth Appellate District involving Ohio’s


Monitor 401(k)s, or else - Supreme Court overturns Tibble v. Edison International
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2015

On May 18, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held in the case of Tibble v. Edison International that fiduciaries of an ERISA plan have a


Bad facts make bad law: the Fourth Circuit lowers the bar for hostile work environment and retaliation claims
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals (which covers Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina) recently held that calling an


EIA’s May Drilling Productivity
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

EIA's May Drilling Productivity Report forecasts continued growth in Utica shale production through June 2015. The report estimates that oil


Who owns likes, posts, pages and tweets in bankruptcy?
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

According to the online "Urban Dictionary," the phrase “own it” refers not just to traditional concepts of property or possession, but to the idea of


2016 HSA and HDHP limits
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

The IRS announced the 2016 indexed amounts for health savings accounts (HSAs) and high deductible health plans (HDHPs). The 2016 annual limits on HSA