DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar Files Supreme Court Amicus Brief on False Claims Act Qui Tam Seal-Breach Dismissal Issue

August 5, 2016

Lawrence S. Ebner filed in the U.S. Supreme Court a merits-stage amicus curiae brief on behalf of DRI-The Voice of the Defense Bar in State Farm Fire & Casualty Co. v. United States ex rel. Rigsby, No. 15-513, urging the Court to hold that a willful violation of the False Claims Act’s mandatory seal requirement should result in dismissal of a qui tam relators’ suit.  Read the DRI news release here.  Click the download button above to read the brief.