Judge Dismisses False Claims Act Claims
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc. and its parent, BAE Systems, Inc., have defeated claims under the False Claims Act case brought by a former employee in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. The employee alleged inadequate testing of thermal weapon sights supplied to the U.S. Army under a series of contracts. The district court dismissed the FCA claims and denied leave to re-plead them based on futility. The district court’s opinion is available here.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc. and BAE Systems, Inc. are represented by White and Williams lawyers David Chaffin, Michael Onufrak, Eric Hermanson, and David Edwards.