Home Care Co. Can't Escape Whistleblower's $9M FCA Case

Law360, New York (November 08, 2013, 4:29 PM ET) -- A Florida federal judge refused Friday to toss a whistleblower suit against A Plus Home Health Care, saying the claims that the home care company led a kickback scheme to defraud the government of $9 million had met heightened pleading standards under the False Claims Act.

U.S. District Judge William P. Dimitrouleas denied the defendants' motion to dismiss the suit brought by A Plus' former director of development William Guthrie, finding that the relator and the federal government's claims had satisfied the necessary conditions of a...
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Case Title

Guthrie v. A Plus Home Health Care, Inc. et al


Case Number

0:12-cv-60629

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Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

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William P. Dimitrouleas

Date Filed

April 9, 2012

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