6th Circ. Nixes Hospital Management Co.'s FCA Retrial

Law360, Washington (June 26, 2012, 3:11 PM EDT) -- Hospital management services company Quorum Health Resources LLC lost its bid for a new trial over a former employee's alleged wrongful termination on Monday when the Sixth Circuit determined the outcome of the employee's dismissed qui tam suit was not relevant to the wrongful termination proceedings.

Quorum Health Resources claims it fired Mark Thompson in 2005 for failing to adhere to the company's code of conduct and report any indication of fraudulent behavior, but Thompson alleged his termination was the result of his qui tam False...
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