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  • May 24, 2022

    FCA Pleading Split Is Finally Kaput, DOJ Tells High Court

    A notorious circuit split over how precisely False Claims Act lawsuits must identify fraudulent billing — a make-or-break question for hundreds of whistleblower suits — "has now subsided," the U.S. Department of Justice told the U.S. Supreme Court in an eagerly awaited filing late Tuesday.

  • May 24, 2022

    Fla. Committee Approves $2B Carrier Reinsurance Program

    Florida lawmakers approved a bill Tuesday to create a $2 billion reinsurance program to reimburse carriers for some of their most significant losses, while striking down policy nonrenewal amendments for homeowners and insurers.

  • May 24, 2022

    Judge Slashes $55M Jury Verdict In 3M Earplug Bellwether

    The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation over injuries caused by faulty 3M Co. earplugs sold to the military slashed a jury's $55 million award to one plaintiff in a bellwether case to $21.7 million on Tuesday, citing statutory caps under Colorado law.

  • May 24, 2022

    Legislators Add Condo Reforms To Special Session Agenda

    Florida legislators opted Tuesday to again attempt to pass reforms to the Florida Condominium Act meant to prevent another collapse like that of Champlain Towers South, expanding the weeklong special session on property insurance to include a bill that would implement regular building inspections statewide and require condominium associations to maintain reserves.

  • May 24, 2022

    Whistleblower Urges 11th Circ. To Revive Navy Sub FCA Case

    A whistleblower has urged the Eleventh Circuit to revive its False Claims Act suit alleging two shipbuilders knowingly billed the U.S. Navy for faulty pipe fittings in nuclear submarines, saying the specificity of its allegations fit the circuit court's standards.

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