Litigation > False Claims Act/Qui Tam Defense > State FCA Resource Center > Appellate Court Expands Liability Under California False Claims Act
01 Apr '14

 In San Francisco Unified School District ex. rel. Contreras v. First Student, Inc., No. A136986, Cal. Court App. (1st Dist. Mar. 11, 2014), the court held that “a vendor impliedly certifies compliance with express contractual requirements when it bills a public agency for providing goods or services.” In other words, the mere submission of an invoice exposes a government contractor to CFCA liability if it knowingly breached a material contract term.

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