DC Circ. Reinstates FCA Suit By Printer Oce's GSA Liason

Law360, New York (April 20, 2012, 7:14 PM EDT) -- The D.C. Circuit reversed the dismissal of a False Claims Act suit by printing company Oce NV's former contract officer, reviving a retaliation claim and ordering the lower court to review a settlement reached over the relator's objection, according to a ruling unsealed Friday.

Although the U.S. declined to intervene in the case, the government agreed to a settlement with the General Service Administration printing contractor for $1.2 million, 19 percent of which was set aside for former contracting officer Stephanie Schweizer and former printer saleswoman...
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