US Bashes Cardiologist's Bid To Beat $17M FCA Judgment

Law360, New York (August 30, 2013, 4:14 PM EDT) -- Authorities on Thursday slammed a cardiologist's bid to shake a $17 million judgment for submitting false bills to federal and state health care programs, arguing the motion was an improper attempt to rehash arguments already rejected by a Washington federal court.

Ishtiaq Malik missed his chance to contest a $17 million judgment entered in July, and has instead attempted to repeat arguments that the government lacked evidence that he and his companies knowingly fudged health care bills, state and federal officials said in a response to...
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