Northrop Grumman Beats Whistleblower's $62M FCA Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (October 8, 2015, 10:39 PM EDT) -- Northrop Grumman Corp. shut down a whistleblower’s claims Thursday when an Illinois federal judge found the former employee hadn’t shown a mutual understanding between the company and the Department of Homeland Security on the terms in a $62 million missile defense contract.

U.S. District Judge Manish S. Shah sided with Northrop Grumman, granting summary judgment on the contract’s former program manager Leo Danielides’ False Claims Act allegations on the grounds that the plaintiff had failed to show the contractor had objectively lied to the government in...
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Case Information

Case Title

Danielides v. Northrop Grumman Corporation

Case Number



Illinois Northern

Nature of Suit

890(Other Statutory Actions)


Honorable Manish S. Shah

Date Filed

November 20, 2009

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