Cardiologist Seeks To Toss $17M FCA Judgment

Law360, New York (August 28, 2013, 4:09 PM ET) -- A cardiologist urged a Washington federal judge on Tuesday to toss a $17 million judgment against him and his two companies for fudging bills to federal and state health care programs, arguing that a jury should decide whether the claims were made with “reckless disregard.”

Nearly one month after being hit with the order, Ishtiaq Malik and his two companies, Ishtiaq Malik M.D. PC and Advanced Nuclear Diagnostics, allege that the court based its partial summary judgment on inconclusive evidence, according to Tuesday's motion. Emails and...
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