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HTMLTenn. Federal Court OKs Extrapolation to Establish Liability in False Claims Act Case
Kevin P. McCart, Kelly Schulz; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 8, 2014, previously published on November 5, 2014
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee answered what it acknowledged was a novel question: whether statistical sampling and extrapolation are appropriate to establish liability under the False Claims Act (FCA). The court found the government could extrapolate from a sample of...

 

HTMLMore Cases, More Settlements at the ASBCA in FY 2014
Thomas F. Rath; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 8, 2014, previously published on November 18, 2014
The docket of the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals continued its steady growth last year, according to the Board’s FY 2014 statistical report. In fact, the 1,066 appeals pending on the date of the report is slightly more than twice the number pending on the same date in 2009.

 

HTMLWest Coast Ocean Cargo Congestion: Facts and Remedies
Carlos Rodriguez; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 8, 2014, previously published on November 17, 2014
All importers and exporters which ship through West Coast ocean ports are by now truly concerned about their cargo being on the shelves in time for sale during the holiday season, and on the export side that their cargo might not reach their buyers any time soon. To add insult to injury, most, if...

 

HTMLDaubert Motions at the ASBCA
Elizabeth Leavy; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
November 12, 2014, previously published on October 28, 2014
Cases at the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals often require scientific or other technical evidence that is best explained by an expert witness. Though it conducts no jury trials and the rules do not expressly require it, the board generally considers itself the gatekeeper of junk scientific...

 

HTMLAmendments to the Federal Rules Make Discovery Better, Faster, Cheaper
Steven A. Neeley; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 23, 2014, previously published on October 15, 2014
Contractors know that discovery is the most time-consuming and expensive part of litigation. Until now, the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure have done little to address the problem. Parties that preserve too much data are burdened with the cost of collecting and reviewing it. Parties that preserve...

 

HTMLTrek Leather: A New Avenue for CBP Enforcement
Cortney O'Toole Morgan, Robert D. Stang; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
September 25, 2014, previously published on September 23, 2014
The recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) in U.S. v. Trek Leather, Inc. and Harish Shadadpuri invites U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to increase its enforcement and penalty activities and serves as a warning that should encourage enhanced import...

 

HTMLUS and EU Tighten Sanctions against Russian Banks, Defense and Energy Sectors
Cortney O'Toole Morgan, Linda K. Tiller; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
September 19, 2014, previously published on September 13, 2014
Yesterday, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced increased economic sanctions against Russia, including measures against Russia’s largest bank ¿ Sberbank Russia ¿ as well as several state-owned defense technology companies and five energy...

 

HTMLShanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone Opens More Industries to Foreign Investment
Zheng Xie; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 11, 2014
On September 27, 2013, the State Council of the People’s Republic of China issued the Blueprint of the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (“FTZ”). On September 29, 2013, the FTZ went into effect. This is the first FTZ in China, and, as per the Blueprint, it would relax certain...

 

HTMLSEC Waives “Voluntary” Requirement, Awards $400,000 to Whistleblower
Kevin P. McCart, Kelly Schulz; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014
An announcement by the SEC of a $400,000 award to a whistleblower highlights the need for companies to properly investigate and address complaints raised internally.

 

HTMLMore forms ahead for contractors on “Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces”
David P. Hendel; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 11, 2014, previously published on August 5, 2014
Contractors will have more forms to fill out, and possibly some explaining to do, when the recently issued Executive Order on Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces is fully implemented in 2016. The Executive Order requires offerors to disclose whether they have been found to have violated, within the past 3...

 


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