Furniture Co. Wants FCA Duty Evasion Suit Tossed

Law360, Houston (January 22, 2018, 9:09 PM EST) -- Florida-based Blue Furniture Solutions LLC asked a Texas federal judge on Friday to toss a False Claims Act suit alleging its related company XMillenium LLC evaded millions of dollars of anti-dumping duties and customs fees, saying the federal government hasn’t adequately alleged it participated in a scheme to undervalue imported goods.

Blue Furniture told the court that the lawsuit, initially filed by Indiana-based furniture manufacturer University Loft Co. in July 2015 and joined by the government in April, is “devoid of any detailed allegations” about its...
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Case Title

J Squared, Inc v. Blue Furniture Solutions, LLC, et al.


Case Number

1:15-cv-00588

Court

Texas Western

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: False Claims Act

Judge

Lee Yeakel

Date Filed

July 10, 2015

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