L-3 Beats Ex-Pilot's FCA Suit Over Plane Defects

Law360, New York (August 27, 2012, 5:06 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Friday threw out a whistleblower's False Claims Act suit against L-3 Communications Integrated Systems LP over alleged deficiencies in airplanes that were sold to the government, saying the former employee had failed to allege his claims with adequate specificity.

U.S. District Judge Sam A. Lindsay dismissed David Phillips’ first amended complaint with prejudice due to its lack of necessary facts to support its allegations that the company sold the government the planes, and the absence of any claim alleging that anyone...
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Case Information

Case Title

David Phillips v. L-3 Communications Integrated Systems LP

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Sam A Lindsay

Date Filed

September 9, 2010

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