Lockheed Says DOJ Too Late To Weigh In On FCA Suit

Law360, New York (November 26, 2013, 3:56 PM EST) -- Lockheed Martin Corp. told a California federal judge Monday to dismiss the Department of Justice’s interjection in a whistleblower False Claims Act suit alleging Lockheed purposefully lowballed estimates for a U.S. Air Force contract, saying the DOJ’s statement was untimely, prejudicial and improper.  

In a motion filed with the Central District, Lockheed said the DOJ’s statement of interest is basically an amicus brief, as it takes a position against Lockheed’s motion for summary judgment. Lockheed moved for summary judgment in October, saying the relator can't back...
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Case Information

Case Title

Nyle J. Hooper et al v. Lockheed Martin Corporation

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Beverly Reid O'Conne

Date Filed

January 29, 2008

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