4th Circ. Weighs In On Scope Of FCA-Protected Conduct

By Harini Srinivasan (March 1, 2019, 2:29 PM EST) -- On Dec. 26, 2018, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit revived whistleblower David Grant's False Claims Act retaliation claim against his former employer United Airlines because the lower court applied the wrong standard. The court reasoned that the 2010 amendments to the FCA broadened the scope of protected conduct....

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