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Recent decisions serve as reminder that scienter is a fertile ground for pre-trial disposition
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

Last week, two different district courts dismissed False Claims Act (FCA) claims on scienter grounds one on a motion to dismiss and one at


Off-label marketing and the False Claims Act
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 21 2015

In a post published earlier this week this week our colleagues Brian Dunphy and Joanne Hawana examined key issues in the recent Amarin decision from


Government intervenes in Affordable Care Act 60 day rule violation allegation
  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • USA
  • August 21 2015

In a first-of-its-kind and closely followed case, a U.S. district court denied a New York Health System's (Healthfirst’s) motion to dismiss the U.S


Construction & engineering toolkit - August 2015
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2015

Novation is the cornerstone of design and build procurement. It is the novation of the design consultants' appointments to the main building


Noncompliance with the California contractor’s license law brings severe consequences
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2015

In California, a contractor must be licensed by the Contractors State License Board (Board) in order to lawfully perform construction operations. The


Another far-reaching FCA decision
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • August 20 2015

The number of far-reaching and burdensome False Claims Act (FCA) decisions increases by the day. In an August 14, 2015 order by the U.S. District


Former Abu Ghraib detainees appeal political question dismissal of suit against war-zone contractor
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • August 19 2015

Iraqi citizens who claim that they were abused by civilian government contractor employees who helped the US military interrogate detainees at Abu


Amarin ruling solidifies off-label marketing options but raises questions about False Claims Act enforcement action
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 19 2015

The Southern District of New York recently ruled in Amarin Pharma, Inc. et al. V. Food and Drug Administration, et al. That a drug company may engage


Why the 5th Circuit's Rigsby v. State Farm Fire and Casualty opinion is favorable to False Claims Act defendants
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2015

In US ex rel Rigsby v. State Farm Fire and Casualty Co., 2015 WL 4231645 (5th Cir. July 13, 2015), the 5th Circuit recently addressed the limits of


High Court challenge leads to the setting aside of a contract award decision on the grounds of manifest error, breach of transparency and equal treatment
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 18 2015

In Woods Building Services v Milton Keynes Council 2015 EWHC 2011 (TCC), the High Court upheld a challenge by an unsuccessful bidder ("Woods") of a