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District Court Examines ‘Strong Public Policy’ Against Counterclaims in False Claims Act Cases

The Pennsylvania District Court for the Eastern District recently denied a realtor’s bid to dismiss a counterclaim alleging breach of contract. The False Claims Act was originally designed to protect the government and, ultimately, U.S. taxpayers from the abuses perpetrated by unprincipled and fraudulent government contractors. The statute provides a unique remedy for [...]

By | 2018-03-27T08:41:40+00:00 July 2nd, 2014|False Claims Act Legal News|