High Court Set To Determine Scope Of FCA

By Dave Nadler and David Yang, Dickstein Shapiro LLP, published on Law360 on December 10, 2015 Law360, New York (December 10, 2015, 9:33 AM ET) — In one of the most highly anticipated developments, on Dec. 4, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court granted cert in U.S. ex rel. Escobar v. Universal Health Services Inc., 780 F.3d 504 (1st Cir. 2015), to resolve the long-standing circuit court split as to whether the implied certification theory is a viable approach for establishing liability under the civil False Claims Act. [Read More

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