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Seventh Circuit rejects FCA implied false certification theory
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2015

On June 8, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit rejected the doctrine of implied false certification in a False Claims Act ("FCA"


U.S. Postal Service Board enters the digital age
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2015

The first Board of Contract Appeals to fully enter the digital age is the Postal Service Board of Contract Appeals, which recently issued new rules


Food service company settles whistleblower suit alleging overcharging and poor performance of contracts with DC school system for $19.4 million
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2015

Thousands of school districts in the countryincluding the DC school systemoutsource food services for their school meal programs. These contracts


New case clarifies interaction between Title IV regulations and the False Claims Act
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • June 11 2015

In order to participate in the Department of Education's grant, loan, and work study programs under Title IV of the Higher Education Act (Title IV


Supreme Court decision has good news and bad news for those facing False Claims Act litigation
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

On May 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) issued an opinion in a federal False Claims Act (FCA) case that resolves two


Unanimous Supreme Court rejects wartime tolling of statute of limitations for civil false claims but opens door to successive qui tams
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

On May 26, 2015, the United States Supreme Court resolved uncertainty surrounding the application of wartime tolling of the statute of limitations


Supreme Court: Wartime Suspension of Limitations Act does not apply to civil claims; ruling may also mean more criminal prosecutions
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • May 28 2015

This week, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Kellogg, Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. U.S. ex rel. Carter. This case concerned the Wartime


Supreme Court strikes down wartime tolling of civil fraud claims, while affirming first-to-file reinstatement for civil False Claims Act cases
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • May 27 2015

Offering a mixed bag for federal contractors, on May 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States unanimously overturned the Fourth Circuit's


U.S. Supreme Court holds wartime tolling does not apply in civil False Claims Act cases
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court held today in Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. KBR (Case No. 12-1497) that the Wartime Suspension


SCOTUS: no unlimited suspension of the statute of limitations under the False Claims Act; “first-to-file” doctrine does not bar related suits in perpetuity
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • May 27 2015

In an opinion released May 26, 2015, Kellogg Brown & Roots Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Carter, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously held