Is A Shift In DOJ Qui Tam Intervention Policy Coming?

Law360, New York (December 5, 2017, 12:40 PM EST) -- On Oct. 30, an official from the U.S. Department of Justice made a surprising policy announcement that has the potential to change the practice of attorneys involved in bringing and defending against qui tam lawsuits under the False Claims Act.

Michael Granston, the director of the commercial litigation branch of the fraud section of the DOJ’s civil division announced that the government will now move to dismiss qui tam actions brought under the False Claims Act when it determines that the case has no merit. The...
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