Law360, New York (June 27, 2012, 1:25 PM ET) -- On May 15, 2012, the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued an opinion, which dramatically altered the court’s precedent regarding the original source rule. United States ex rel. Davis v. District of Columbia, No. 11-7039, Slip Op., (D.C. Cir. May 15, 2012), available here.
In Davis, the whistleblower raised allegations that the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) improperly obtained Medicaid reimbursement for special education services through claim submissions lacking adequate documentation.