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...
To view the full article, register now.