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Biggest Gov't Contracts Decisions Of 2019: Midyear Report

Law360 (July 2, 2019, 9:49 PM EDT) -- Ranging from a pair of U.S. Supreme Court cases touching on important False Claims Act and Freedom of Information Act issues to a first-of-its-kind FCA ruling involving cybersecurity claims, courts have issued a number of important decisions for federal contractors in the first half of 2019.

Here are some of the most prominent cases — and the key underlying issues — that have made an impact on government contracting law so far this year.

10-Year Statute of Limitations for Qui Tam Suits

In May, the Supreme Court weighed in on an issue that had split circuit courts: Does the government have...

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Utah

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Other Statutes: False Claims Act

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February 24, 2015


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Appellate - 1st Circuit

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3375 Other Statutes

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January 27, 2017


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Illinois Southern

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Qui Tam (31 U.S.C. § 3729(a))

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July 20, 2017


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California Eastern

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October 29, 2015


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3890 Other Statutory Actions

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September 11, 2018


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2895 Freedom of Information

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October 15, 2018

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