United States of America et al v. Somina, Inc., et al.

Filing 18

ORDER unsealing Complaint and Notices Declining Intervention signed by District Judge Dale A. Drozd on 12/16/2016. (Lundstrom, T)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 12 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and STATE OF CALIFORNIA, ex rel NICOLE O’NEILL, 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Plaintiffs, No. 1:15-cv-00433-DAD-EPG ORDER UNSEALING COMPLAINT AND NOTICES DECLINING INTERVENTION v. SOMINA, INC., PRIMARY ANESTHESIA SERVICES, McKESSON CORPORATION, ROBERT GOLDSTEIN, ROY WINSTON, BYRON MENDENHALL, QUINN GEE, and MARGARET VASSILEV, Defendants. On November 21, 2016, the United States of America filed a notice of election to decline 21 intervention pursuant to 31 U.S.C. § 3730(b)(4)(B). On November 30, 2016, the State of 22 California also filed notice that it was declining to intervene in this action, pursuant to California 23 Government Code § 12652(c)(6)(B). 24 Accordingly, 25 1. The complaint shall be unsealed and served upon the defendants by the relator; 26 2. Following service of the complaint, the relator will serve a copy of this order and the 27 Notices of Election to Decline Intervention filed by the United States of America and the 28 State of California on the defendants; 1 1 2 3 3. All other contents of the court’s file entered prior to the date of this order shall remain sealed and shall not be made public or served upon the defendants; 4. No documents entered on the court’s docket subsequent to the date of this order shall be 4 sealed, absent a request and subsequent written order of court pursuant to Local Rule 141; 5 5. The parties to this action shall serve copies of all pleadings and motions filed in this action 6 7 8 9 10 11 on the United States and the State of California; 6. The Clerk of Court is directed to serve copies of any orders of court issued in this matter on the United States and the State of California; 7. The parties to this action shall serve all notices of appeal on the United States and the State of California; 8. Should either the relator or the defendants seek to dismiss, settle, or otherwise discontinue 12 this action, both the United States and the State of California will be given notice and an 13 opportunity to be heard, pursuant to 31 U.S.C. § 3730(b)(1) and California Government 14 Code § 12652(c)(1). 15 16 IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: December 16, 2016 UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2

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