Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Endo Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Vintage Pharmaceuticals, LLC d/b/a Qualitest Pharmaceuticals
Current Parent Company: 
Endo International
Penalty: 
$39,000,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
December 16, 2015
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
drug or medical equipment safety violation
Secondary Offense: 
fraud
Violation Description: 

The United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York and the Office of Inspector General for the Department of Health and Human Services announced a $39 million settlement against Vintage Pharmaceuticals, LLC d/b/a Qualitest Pharmaceuticals and Vintage's corporate parent Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in a civil fraud lawsuit.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Southern District of New York
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
Ireland (reincorporated for tax reasons)
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent: 
pharmaceuticals
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Parent company note: 
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