For-Profit College FCA Suit Ends In $20M-Plus Judgment

Law360, New York (February 15, 2017, 6:16 PM EST) -- A Florida federal judge on Wednesday found for the federal government in its suit alleging that a now-defunct for-profit college and its CEO violated the False Claims Act by stealing government funds through falsified loan and grant applications, ordering more than $20 million in damages and civil penalties. 

U.S District Judge Marcia G. Cooke entered final judgment for the United States after granting its summary judgment bid in litigation accusing FastTrain College and its owner and CEO Alejandro Amor of violating the FCA and common law by...
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United States of America et al v. Fast Train II Corp., et al


Case Number

1:12-cv-21431

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Florida Southern

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Other Statutory Actions

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Marcia G. Cooke

Date Filed

April 17, 2012

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