CORRECTED: Judge Mulls Damages Offset In FCA Suit Over Ex-Im Loans

Law360, Washington (December 19, 2013, 5:01 PM ET) -- A Washington, D.C., federal judge on Dec. 18 considered whether a company found civilly liable for violating the False Claims Act in connection with loans financed by the U.S. Export-Import Bank should be entitled to offset damages where those loans have been repaid to the bank with interest. 

U.S. Department of Justice attorney David B. Wiseman told U.S. District Judge Gladys Kessler during oral arguments that there was little case law related to the issue but said defendant MWI Corp. is not entitled to an offset...
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Case Information

Case Title

PURCELL, et al v. MWI CORPORATION, et al

Case Number

1:98-cv-02088

Court

District Of Columbia

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Gladys Kessler

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Date Filed

August 28, 1998

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