United States v. Walker, No. 3:06-CV-16 (CDL), 2012 WL 1672992 (M.D. Ga. May 14, 2012)

Key Insight: Addressing recovery of costs, court indicated applicability of 28 U.S.C. ? 1919 ?which allows recovery of ?just costs??because the case had been dismissed for lack of subject matter jurisdiction, but noted that 28 U.S.C. ? 1920 could provide assistance in determining what costs are ?just? and approved costs for copying, including through scanning and Optical Character Recognition, but declined to approve costs related to ?processing? the documents so that defendants? counsel could review them in electronic form

Nature of Case: False Claims Act

Electronic Data Involved: Costs related to Electronic Discovery

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