Attorney Aron Beezley was quoted in Law360 Aerospace & Defense in regards to Triple Canopy Inc. v. U.S. ex rel. Omar Badr. The Supreme Court has another opportunity to shutter openings to FCA liability in an appeal from the 4th Circuit, which held Triple Canopy Inc. liable under the act for billing the government for unqualified guards hired at a U.S. base in Iraq.
"The case could have major 'ripple effects' for many states that have modeled their own false claims statutes off of the federal version," said Beezley. "It's going to be big news."
Read the complete Law360 Aerospace & Defense article, “Aerospace & Defense Cases To Watch In 2016,” which first appeared on December 24, 2015. (Login Required)