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Tag Archives: VFATA

Former Teammate Brings FCA Case Against Lance Armstrong

Posted in Investigations
Can an athlete who has used performance enhancing drugs face FCA liability? A court somewhere in this country may soon face that question, according to the Wall Street Journal and the New York Daily News, which reported last week that 2006 Tour de France winner Floyd Landis has filed a False Claims Act suit against his… Continue Reading

Virginia District Court Denies Motion To Dismiss On Presentment Clause Basis

Posted in Decisions Interpreting FCA Elements
On June 24, 2010, in United States of America et al. v. Roy Silas Shelburne, Case No. 09-00072, 2010 WL 2542054 (W.D. Va. Jun. 24, 2010), the Virginia district court denied the defendant’s motion to dismiss an action brought by the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia, holding that the “FCA includes any fraudulent… Continue Reading