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False Claims Act Developments

Posted in Articles
To learn more about recent developments in False Claims Act litigation and the measures companies may take to reduce FCA exposure, please see the two publications below: Compliance Programs:  An Answer to the Risks Posed by the False Claims Act, originally published in the August 2011 issue of Metropolitan Corporate Counsel. Litigating False Claims Act Cases in the First… Continue Reading

Quality Of Care Cases Under The False Claims Act: Pointers For The Defense (Part II Of III)

Posted in Articles, Decisions Interpreting FCA Elements, Relator Issues, Rule 9(b) Decisions
The topic of discussion this week is United States ex rel. Blundell v. Dialysis Clinic, Inc., No. 5:09-cv-00710 (N.D.N.Y. Jan. 19, 2011) , a qui tam action against a dialysis treatment center based on alleged quality of care issues that was recently dismissed pursuant to Rules 9(b) and 12(b)(6). In the Dialysis Clinic case, the… Continue Reading