U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

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Seventh Circuit denies petition for rehearing and holds that submissions made to private corporation under federal E-Rate program constitute “claims” subject to the False Claims Act

January 16, 2024


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.

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