Emma Brauer

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Nevada Judge Dismisses FCA Complaint Against Hospitals As Related Entities Cannot Conspire

The District of Nevada on Tuesday dismissed a False Claims Act (FCA) complaint against a group of hospitals, finding that the relator’s case lacks the required specificity. The court did, however, grant the relator leave...

9th Circuit: Labor Management Relations Act Does Not Preempt Claims Against Ambulance Service

The Ninth Circuit on Tuesday reversed an Eastern District of California decision to dismiss a labor rights case by an individual against her former employer, Medic Ambulance Service Inc., effectively remanding the matter to...

California Judge Says Plaintiffs Did Not Prove Imminent Harm in Injunction Request Against OsteoStrong

On Monday, Judge Troy Nunley of the Eastern District of California denied a preliminary injunction to the plaintiffs in a fraud case against OsteoStrong Franchising LLC and two company executives. OsteoStrong...

Class Action Alleges Sanofi Misrepresents Aspercreme Patch Efficacy

An individual filed a class-action complaint against Sanofi US Corporation on Saturday in the Northern District of Illinois over allegations that the company misled consumers on the efficacy of its Aspercreme patch product.

8th Circuit Affirms Cooperative Response Center Did Not Violate ADA, FMLA by Firing Employee

The Eighth Circuit on Tuesday affirmed summary judgment for Cooperative Response Center Inc. (CRC), the defendant in a case brought by a former employee who alleged that she was terminated in violation of the Americans...

Class Action Alleges Invisalign Maker Operates Anticompetitive Scheme

On Monday in the Northern District of California, an individual filed a class-action complaint against Align Technology Inc. over allegations that the company operated an anticompetitive scheme to hold a monopoly on the dental...