The Ninth Circuit recently joined the Second, Sixth, Tenth, and Eleventh Circuits in endorsing the theory of implied certification under the federal FCA. See Ebeid ex rel. United States v. Lungwitz et al., No. 09-16122, 2010 WL 3092637 (Aug. 9, 2010). The implied false certification theory was first recognized by the Court of Federal Claims in Ab-tech … Continue Reading