Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:October 23, 2019
Offense Group:safety-related offenses
Primary Offense:drug or medical equipment safety violation
The Kentucky Attorney General secured a $17 million settlement with Bayer Corporation, a U.S. subsidiary of Germany-based Bayer AG, over claims that it misled Kentucky women about risks associated with its birth control drugs, Yasmin and Yaz.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Kentucky Attorney General
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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