Liberty Medical Asks For SJ In $69M Whistleblower Claim

Law360, New York (October 4, 2013, 7:05 PM EDT) -- Liberty Medical Supply Inc. asked a Delaware bankruptcy court Thursday to deliver summary judgment on proofs of claim lodged by whistleblowers who are currently pursuing a $69 million suit in Florida against the bankrupt company over alleged False Claims Act violations.

The medical company, which is under Chapter 11 protection, contended that the Florida case, brought by former employees Lucas Matheny and Deborah Loveland, is baseless and cannot succeed, according to a memorandum. Liberty Medical claimed no evidence supports that the former employees will prevail in...
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