Law360 Publishes Article Authored by Ken Abell and Kate Kulkarni in Expert Analysis Section Relating to Important FCA Standard

November 11, 2021 - David M. Eskew

On November 10, 2021, Law360 published an article co-authored by partner Ken Abell and associate Kate Kulkarni in their Expert Analysis Section. The article discusses the deepening Circuit split relating to the standard for government motions to dismiss in False Claims Act (FCA) qui tam actions. As discussed in the article, the Third Circuit adopted the Seventh Circuit’s standard for assessing such motions, which standard is different from either of the two competing standards previously set out by the D.C. Circuit and the Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeal. The full article can be found on our Law Blog or on Law360.