False Claims Act

A case presenting the question whether the Eleventh Amendment applies to qui tam actions under the False Claims Act against state government agencies. Vermont Agency of Natural Resources v. U.S. ex rel. Stevens, 529 U.S. 765 (2000). See 1999 WL 973865 (brief) (U.S. Supreme Court).

An amicus brief on behalf of non-profit taxpayer groups in a case deciding whether the Illinois false claims act can encompass claims for underpayment of sales tax.

Arnold Relman, former editor of The New England Journal of Medicine, in a Medicare False Claims Act case. United States ex rel. Thompson v. Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp., 125 F.3d 899 (5th Cir. 1997).