KBR Employee's FCA Suit Over Iraq Electrical Work Tossed

Law360, New York (February 28, 2013, 5:00 PM EST) -- A Virginia federal judge Wednesday tossed a False Claims Act suit brought by a former KBR Inc. employee who claims the military contractor billed the government for faulty electrical work at U.S. Army bases in Iraq.

U.S. District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee said plaintiff-relator John McLain had failed to reference any specific claims or payments in his suit alleging KBR billed the government for electrical services it did not perform under a multibillion-dollar government contract called the Logistics Civil Augmentation Program, or LOGCAP.

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McLain v. KBR, Inc.


Case Number

1:08-cv-00499

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Virginia Eastern

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Other Statutory Actions

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Gerald Bruce Lee

Date Filed

May 16, 2008

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