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United States, ex rel. Polansky v. Executive Health Resources, Inc.

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-1052 3rd Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD OT 2022

Issue: Whether the government has authority to dismiss a False Claims Act suit after initially declining to proceed with the action, and what standard applies if the government has that authority.

DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jan 26 2022Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 2, 2022)
Feb 11 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response from March 2, 2022 to April 1, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 14 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 1, 2022.
Feb 18 2022Motion of respondent Executive Health Resources Inc. to extend the time to file a response from March 2, 2022 to April 1, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Feb 22 2022Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including April 1, 2022, for all respondents.
Mar 23 2022Motion of the Solicitor General to extend the time to file a response from April 1, 2022 to May 3, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 23 2022Motion of Executive Health Resources, Inc. to extend the time to file a response from April 1, 2022 to May 3, 2022, submitted to The Clerk.
Mar 24 2022The motions to extend the time to file a response are granted and the time is further extended to and including May 3, 2022, for all respondents.
May 03 2022Brief of respondent Executive Health Resources, Inc. in opposition filed.
May 03 2022Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed.
May 17 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/2/2022.
May 18 2022Reply of petitioner United States, ex rel. Jesse Polansky, M.D., M.P.H. filed. (Distributed)
Jun 06 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/9/2022.
Jun 13 2022DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 6/16/2022.
Jun 21 2022Petition GRANTED.
Jul 28 2022Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, United States, ex rel. Jesse Polansky, M.D., M.P.H.
Jul 28 2022Motion for an extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.
Aug 03 2022Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioner's brief on the merits is extended to and including August 26, 2022. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including October 17, 2022.
Aug 26 2022Brief of petitioner United States, ex rel. Jesse Polansky, M.D., M.P.H. filed.
Aug 26 2022Joint appendix filed. (Statement of costs filed)
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund filed.
Sep 02 2022Brief amicus curiae of Brutus Trading, LLC filed.