Solicitor General To Argue In High Court Case On False Claims Act Seal Violations

Mealey's (October 11, 2016, 3:22 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — In its Oct. 11 order list, the U.S. Supreme Court granted a motion by Acting U.S. Solicitor General Ian Heath Gershengorn to participate in upcoming oral arguments over what the appropriate sanctions are when a private qui tam lawsuit plaintiff violates a seal order under the False Claims Act (FCA) (State Farm Fire & Casualty Co.  v. United States, ex rel. Cori Rigsby, et al., No. 15-513, U.S. Sup.; 2016 U.S. LEXIS 6149).

(Order list available.  Document #68-161013-044R.)

Oral arguments are scheduled for...
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