Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:February 11, 2015
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense:kickbacks and bribery
AstraZeneca LP, a pharmaceutical manufacturer based in Delaware, agreed to pay the government $7.9 million to settle allegations that it engaged in a kickback scheme in violation of the False Claims Act.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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