Department of Justice Files Amicus Curiae Brief In First Circuit Seeking Reversal of Decision That Could Significantly Impair False Claims Act Enforcement

On August 1, 2013, the Department of Justice (the “DOJ”) submitted an amicus curiae brief asking the First Circuit to reverse a significant False Claims Act (“FCA”) decision issued in United States ex rel. Helen Ge, M.D. v. Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, et al. (“Takeda...