Whistleblowers Want Stay Lifted In Liberty Medical FCA Suit

Law360, New York (September 17, 2013, 2:41 PM EDT) -- Whistleblowers who filed a $69 million False Claims Act suit against bankrupt Liberty Medical Supply Inc. over alleged Medicare and Medicaid overpayments urged a federal bankruptcy judge on Monday to lift the automatic stay on the case, saying recent procedural moves have made the stay moot.

The case, brought by Lucas Matheny and Deborah Loveland, both former employees of Liberty, was automatically stayed when the company filed for bankruptcy in February. A federal bankruptcy judge in Delaware then extended the stay in May to cover parties...
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