Tag Archives: qui tam suits

March 13, 2014 4th Circuit published opinion

United States ex rel. Oberg v Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency Oberg brought qui tam suits against Agency and similar entities in Vermont and Arkansas alleging fraudulent receipt of interest subsidies. After an earlier remand, the district court ruled each … Continue reading

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February 21, 2014 4th Circuit published opinions

Stevenson v City of Seat Pleasant, Maryland Stevenson brought a 1983 action against City, a county and several police officers alleging excessive force and other theories. In a series of pre and post-trial motions, the district court dismissed several claims, … Continue reading

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December 12, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

United States ex rel May and Radcliffe v Purdue Pharma, L.P. Radcliffe’s husband brought a qui tam suit against Purdue which was dismissed based on a release he had signed with Purdue. Maya and Radcliffe brought a qui tam suit … Continue reading

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March 18, 2013 4th Circuit published opinions

United States v Woods Woods was convicted of multiple counts of tax fraud and identity theft. He appealed arguing his right to testify was unreasonably restricted, that a prosecutor’s statement in closing argument that he lied under oath was improper … Continue reading

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