FCA Lawsuit Over $414M Military Contract Bunk: MEP

Law360, New York (October 19, 2010, 2:39 PM EDT) -- Mission Essential Personnel LLC has moved to dismiss for a second time a qui tam complaint accusing the company of violating the False Claims Act by providing the U.S. with unqualified translators for its war in Afghanistan and lying about the linguists' language skills to collect under a $414 million government contract.

In court papers filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, MEP attorneys Anthony Anikeeff and Adam Casagrande of Williams Mullen PC argued that the new complaint, despite being...
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Case Information

Case Title

Funk v. Mission Essential Personnel, LLC

Case Number



Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Leonie M. Brinkema

Date Filed

March 18, 2009

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