Last week, in a case that will have a significant impact on the government contracting industry, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Universal Health Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Escobar, a False Claims Act (FCA) case from the First Circuit. By agreeing to hear the case, the Court appears set to resolve a
David W. O'Brien has represented both corporations and individuals in complex civil and criminal cases in federal courts throughout the country. These cases have typically presented issues related to the construction and performance of contracts with a variety of governmental agencies including the Departments of Defense and Health and Human Services.