8th Circ. Shuts Down Qui Tam Suit V. Hypoguard

Law360, New York (March 19, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Finding that a district court did not abuse its discretion in dismissing a qui tam suit against diabetes product maker Hypoguard USA Inc. and denying the whisteblower's request to amend his complaint, a federal appeals court has affirmed the lower court's decision.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit handed down a ruling Tuesday affirming two opinions from the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota and determining that even the relator's proposed amended complaint would not have cured the pleading deficiencies of...
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