Bankrupt Whistleblower Can't Pursue FCA Suit: Contractor

Law360, New York (March 4, 2014, 12:43 PM EST) -- A U.S. Air Force contractor on Monday urged a Texas federal judge to toss a former employee's qui tam complaint alleging the company cheated the government out of $50 million, saying the relator hid the fact that he was actually bankrupt when he filed the complaint.

Qui tam relator Johnny Ray Long alleges GSD&M Idea City LLC falsely inflated costs on an advertising contract to the Air Force to cheat the government out of at least $50 million and forced him to provide falsely inflated costs...
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Case Information

Case Title

Long et al v. GSD&M Idea City LLC

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Other Statutory Actions


Reed C O'Connor

Date Filed

June 1, 2011

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