U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


Cert. Denied


Questions Presented

Whether a False Claims Act allegation fails when the government continued to approve and to pay for products after learning of alleged regulatory infractions and the pleadings offer no basis for overcoming the strong inference of immateriality that arises from the government's response.

Case Updates

Cert. petition denied

January 07, 2019

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of cert. petition to resolve circuit split on materiality under False Claims Act

February 01, 2018

Click here to view the amicus brief filed jointly by the U.S. Chamber, National Deffense Industrial Association, American Tort Reform Association, American Health Care Association, and National Center for Assisted Living.

John P. Elwood, Craig D. Margolis, and Ralph C. Mayrell of Vinson & Elkins LLP served as co-counsel for the amici.

Case Documents