Outcome: $2 Million for U.S. Government (partial settlement of claims)
United States ex rel. Timothy J, Kuney v. Cablexpress Corp. d/b/a CXtec
Northern District of New York
Tycko & Zavareei LLP successfully represented a whistleblower who brought a qui tam lawsuit under the False Claims Act against Cablexpress Corp. d/b/a/ “CXtec.” This lawsuit alleges that the company violated the Trade Agreements Act by knowingly selling products to U.S. government agencies that were manufactured in China and other non-approved countries. The lawsuit resulted in substantial payments by CXtec to the United States government; the exact terms of the settlement are confidential.