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Public Disclosures in Civil Complaints and Media Bar Relator’s Action

Posted in Relator Issues
In United States ex rel. Poteet v. Bahler Medical, Inc., No. 09-1728, 2010 WL 3491159 (1st Cir. Sept. 8, 2010), the First Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a relator’s qui tam action.  The relator brought the action against 120 spine surgeons and 18 medical device distributors, making allegations surrounding the promotion of a medical device … Continue Reading
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