Convicted $3.7M NASA Fraudsters Face False Claims Suit

Law360, New York (May 11, 2012, 3:29 PM EDT) -- A nuclear science professor and his wife, the president of New Era Technology Inc., were hit in Florida on Friday with a False Claims Act suit accusing them of using bogus small-business contracts to bilk NASA out of $3.7 million, conduct for which they've already been convicted.

The U.S. said ex-University of Florida professor Samim Anghaie and his wife made false claims to NASA and the U.S. Air Force in order to win contracts for New Era through a small business innovation research and small business...
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Case Title

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. ANGHAIE et al


Case Number

1:12-cv-00102

Court

Florida Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: False Claims Act

Judge

MARK E WALKER

Date Filed

May 11, 2012

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