Judge Finds Pre-ACA Disclosure Bar Applies To Allegations Of 2009 Fraud
(September 25, 2015, 3:13 PM EDT) -- MIAMI — The date a defendant allegedly filed false claims governs whether the pre- or post-Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) public disclosure bar applies to a False Claims Act (FCA) qui tam action, a federal judge in Florida held Sept. 22 (United States of America and the State of Florida, ex rel. Charles C. Wilhelm, M.D. v. Molina Healthcare of Florida Inc., and Molina Healthcare Inc., No. 12-24298, S.D. Fla.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 126627).