Middle Georgia Family Rehab LLC and the occupational therapy company’s owner have another chance to challenge a ruling that they are liable for $10 million for violating the False Claims Act, according to an Eleventh Circuit order.
The appeals court dismissed the appeal for want of prosecution Aug. 5 because the defendants failed to file a transcript order and civil appeal statement form within the time fixed by the rules. The defendants filed a motion to reinstate the same day.
A US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit clerk issued an order Tuesday stating that the motion was granted. …