Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:February 9, 2009
Primary Offense:drug or medical equipment safety violation
In settlement of multistate litigation, Bayer agreed to spend $20 million on an ad campaign to correct misleading assertions it had made about its oral contraceptive Yaz. The states had alleged that Bayer's statements violated a 2007 settlement.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Germany
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent:chemicals
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