Huron Lambasts FCA Claims Over $50M St. Vincent's Bill

Law360, Los Angeles (June 19, 2012, 8:44 PM EDT) -- Huron Consulting Group on Monday asked a federal judge to dismiss a False Claims Act suit alleging it overbilled Medicare and Medicaid by $50 million while running St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers into the ground, saying undisputed facts show it never violated federal law.

Management consulting firm Huron filed a motion for summary judgment Monday in the FCA suit brought by relator Steven Landgraber, arguing it never caused false claims to be submitted to the government when St. Vincent’s began raising its medical billing rates in...
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