United States of America et al v. Altacare of Montana et al
ORDER: The United States having declined to intervene in this action pursuant to the False Claims Act, 31 U.S.C. 3730(b)(4)(B), the Court rules as follows: SEE ORDER FOR FULL DETAILS. Signed by Judge Brian Morris on 9/11/2017. (SLR)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF MONTANA
GREAT FALLS DIVISION
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, and
STATE OF MONTANA, Ex Rel.
ALTACARE OF MONTANA, ACADIA
The United States having declined to intervene in this action pursuant to the
False Claims Act, 31 U.S.C. § 3730(b)(4)(B), the Court rules as follows:
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that,
1. The Complaint be unsealed and served upon the defendants by the
2. All other contents of the Court’s file in this action remain under seal and
not be made public or served upon the defendant, except for this Order and the
Government’s Notice of Election to Decline Intervention, which the relator will
serve upon the defendants only after service of the complaint;
3. The seal be lifted as to all other matters occurring in this action after the
date of this Order;
4. The parties shall serve all pleadings and motions filed in this action,
including supporting memoranda, upon the United States, as provided for in 31
U.S.C. § 3730(c)(3). The United States may order any deposition transcripts and
is entitled to intervene in this action, for good cause, at any time;
5. The parties shall serve all notices of appeal upon the United States;
6. All orders of this Court shall be sent to the United States; and that
7. Should the relator or the defendant propose that this action be dismissed,
settled, or otherwise discontinued, the Court will provide the United States with
notice and an opportunity to be heard before ruling or granting its approval.
DATED this 11th day of September, 2017.
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