House FCA Amendment Bill and Rule 9(b)

There are companies, trade groups, and law firms set in direct opposition to the False Claims Act.  One law firm…

Turning the Tide on Rule 9(b)

Our firm recently had a huge victory in the battle to have FCA cases decided on their merits.  Up to…

Louisiana 9(b)–Look Where We Have Come

U.S. ex rel. Brinlee v. AECOM Government Services, Inc., Civil Action No. 2:04-cv-310 (W.D. La. Apr. 25, 2007).  The district court…

Bledsoe II

Our firm recently completed oral arguments in the Sixth Circuit on the U.S. ex rel. Bledsoe case.  This is the second time…

Over $1.5 billion in Fiscal 2000

According to the DOJ’s official statistics for the fiscal year 2000, False Claims Act lawsuits brought in over $1.5 billion. …

More Whistleblowers Needed

The False Claims Act was amended in 1986 (twenty years ago) to provide incentives for ordinary citizens to ferret out…