Kaplan Says Ex-Worker Can't Establish Any FCA Breach

Law360, New York (April 15, 2013, 2:21 PM EDT) -- Kaplan Inc. on Friday asked a Florida federal judge for judgment in favor of the for-profit educational corporation in a former employee’s False Claims Act suit alleging Kaplan fraudulently obtained federal funding, saying there’s no actual evidence of any FCA violation.

In the qui tam action, relator Jude Gillespie, the former chairman of paralegal studies at Kaplan, alleges that Kaplan obtained the federal funding despite being dinged by the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights for violating anti-discrimination laws governing entities that receive federal...
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Case Information

Case Title

Jude Gillespie et al v. Kaplan University et al

Case Number



Florida Southern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Patricia A. Seitz

Date Filed

March 25, 2009

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