UPS Worker Defends FCA Claims In Shipping Overcharge Suit

Law360, Los Angeles (February 20, 2013, 7:47 PM EST) -- A UPS Inc. worker on Wednesday urged a California federal judge to deny the company's bid to throw out a False Claims Act suit accusing it of overcharging the government for shipping services, saying he had sufficiently supported his claims.

Qui tam plaintiff Mark Defatta on Wednesday asked the court to deny UPS’ motion to dismiss his second amended complaint in a suit accusing UPS of violating the False Claims Act by covertly shipping the government’s items by ground while charging it for more expensive air...
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United States of America et al v. United Parcel Service, Inc. et al


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2:08-cv-07284

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California Central

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George H. Wu

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November 3, 2008

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