Economics

Commerce Dept. Opens 18-Nation Aluminum Trade Probe

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced Tuesday that it has opened a probe in response to petitions from U.S.-based metal producers that alleged potentially unfair practices in the aluminum trade involving 18 countries from across the globe…

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3rd Circ. Nixes ‘Objective Falsehood’ Test For FCA Claims

The Third Circuit ruled Wednesday that a district court erred when it granted summary judgment in favor of a hospice provider accused of bilking Medicare, nixing the lower court’s requirement for the plaintiffs to show an “objective falsehood” to proceed with their False Claims Act case…

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