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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