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February 12th, 2016

No-Sanctions Dismissal of Fraudulent FCA Claim Is ‘Poster Child’ for Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act

A federal judge’s choice this week to toss out of court a lawyer’s plainly fraudulent and frivolous False Claims Act case without also ordering punishing monetary sanctions stands as the latest “poster child” for enactment of the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act, which is now pending in Congress and would mandate sanctions for those who promulgate frivolous litigation . . . → Read More: No-Sanctions Dismissal of Fraudulent FCA Claim Is ‘Poster Child’ for Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act

May 11th, 2011

More Support for ‘LARA,’ the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act

Quin Hillyer’s latest commentary offers still more thoughtful support for passage of the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act, now pending in Congress . . . → Read More: More Support for ‘LARA,’ the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act

March 8th, 2011

LARA’s Theme

ATRA general counsel Victor Schwartz will testify in support of the Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act (LARA) during a hearing of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution Friday morning, March 11. . . . → Read More: LARA’s Theme