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January 28, 2014

In the News Today – January 28, 2014

2013 saw the Justice Department garner $3.8 billion in False Claims Act settlements and judgements, and “a record number of quit tam whistleblower actions have entered” the pipeline in the last two years.  As a result, writes the Wall Street Journal, such FCA cases could “keep going strong.” Wall Street Journal ($)

The late NFL star Junior Seau’s family plans to object to the proposed $765 million settlement of player concussion claims because, they say, the fund would not pay wrongful death claims to survivors.  Washington Post

The SEC announced it would drop a federal lawsuit in which the commission had demanded documents from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu’s Chinese affiliate as part of its investigation of a U.S.-traded Chinese company.  Wall Street Journal ($)

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