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Federal Circuit Courts Split on Pivotal “First to File” Issue

Verizon Wireless recently dodged a second whistleblower lawsuit alleging unlawful assessment of surcharges after the D.C. Circuit dismissed the complaint for being in violation of the “first to file” rule. Image source: Wikimedia Commons The False Claims Act is a piece of federal legislation. Therefore, lawsuits arising under its provisions are settled by [...]

By | 2018-03-27T08:57:56+00:00 May 5th, 2014|False Claims Act Legal News|