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Company: Eli Lilly and Company
Current Parent CompanyEli Lilly
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Penalty: $1,415,000,000
Year: 2009
Date: January 15, 2009
Offense Group: healthcare-related offenses
Primary Offense: off-label or unapproved promotion of medical products
Violation Description: Eli Lilly and Company agreed to plead guilty and pay $1.415 billion for promoting its drug Zyprexa for uses not approved by the Food and Drug Administration. This resolution included a criminal fine of $515 million, the forfeiture of $100 million in assets, and up to $800 million in a civil settlement with the federal government and the states.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: civil and criminal
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Indiana
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
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