U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging Seventh Circuit to grant rehearing and hold that submissions to private corporation, not funded by federal government, do not constitute “claims” subject to the False Claims Act
September 06, 2023
Click here to view the Chamber's brief.
Christian D. Sheehan, John P. Elwood, and Jayce L. Born of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.
The Chamber previously filed an amicus brief when this case was at the district court.
- Seventh Circuit Decision -- U.S. ex rel. Heath v. Wisconsin Bell, Inc. (Seventh Circuit)
- U.S. Chamber Amicus Brief -- U.S. ex rel. Heath v. Wisconsin Bell, Inc. (Seventh Circuit)