Tenet Fights Appeal To Revive Investors' Kickback Claims

By Katie Buehler (February 5, 2020, 9:31 PM EST) -- Tenet Healthcare Corp. on Wednesday said a Texas appellate court would have to go out on a limb to breathe new life into a derivative suit accusing its board members of doing nothing to stop a kickback scheme that led to a $513 million False Claims Act settlement.

In oral arguments before the Fifth Court of Appeals, Tenet attorney Daniel H. Gold of Haynes and Boone LLP argued the shareholders only speculated about wrongdoing by the board. That's not enough to meet the requirements in Nevada — where Tenet is incorporated — that shareholders plead with specific facts and address each director and the claims...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!