Rolls-Royce Wins Bids To Exit FCA Suit, DQ Atty

Law360 (March 13, 2018, 5:12 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge agreed Monday with a magistrate judge’s conclusions that Rolls-Royce should escape a False Claims Act suit alleging it billed the U.S. Air Force for uncertified parts and that the whistleblower’s attorney should be disqualified, saying the relator unsuccessfully pursued these claims previously and his attorney once worked for the company.

U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks accepted U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew W. Austin’s Feb. 13 recommendations that the court grant Rolls-Royce North America Inc. and Rolls-Royce Deutschland Ltd. & Co. KG’s bids to...
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Case Information

Case Title

United States of America v Rolls-Royce North America, Inc., et al

Case Number



Texas Western

Nature of Suit

Qui Tam (31 U.S.C. sect; 3729(a))


Sam Sparks

Date Filed

June 27, 2016

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