Boeing, Brek Duck Ex-Auditor's C-17 False Claims Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (April 3, 2012, 9:36 PM EDT) -- A former Boeing Co. auditing employee agreed in Missouri federal court Tuesday to drop his False Claims Act suit alleging the aerospace company and contractor Brek Manufacturing Co. cost the federal government millions by submitting inflated prices for C-17 heavy lift aircraft.

David Lee Bernat, formerly a senior specialist in Boeing's supplier audit department, filed a stipulation to the voluntary dismissal of the qui tam action, which had been challenged because it was initially filed electronically, a violation of the court's procedures.

The stipulation says the...
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