8th Circ. Gives Whistleblowers Upper Hand On FCA Pleadings

By Jeff Overley (September 3, 2014, 3:22 PM EDT) -- Weighing in on an issue that has sharply divided federal appeals courts, the Eighth Circuit last week ruled whistleblowers with intimate knowledge of employer billing don't necessarily need to identify specific examples of fraud, a decision that deals a significant blow to health care providers and government contractors....

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