No Rehearing After DC Circ. Backs Toss Of Chase FCA Suit

Law360 (February 16, 2018, 9:32 PM EST) -- The D.C. Circuit on Friday said it wouldn’t reconsider a ruling affirming the dismissal of a would-be whistleblower’s False Claims Act suit accusing JPMorgan Chase of failing to live up to responsible mortgage lending obligations agreed to under a post-financial crisis settlement.

In one-line orders without an opinion, the appellate court denied Laurence Schneider’s petitions for a panel rehearing and en banc rehearing. Schneider had argued the appellate court “relied on facts outside of the complaint” when reaching its December decision to back dismissal of the...
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Case Title

USA ex. re. Laurence Schneider, et al v. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., et al

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Appellate - DC Circuit

Nature of Suit

3375 False Claims Act

Date Filed

January 11, 2017

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