Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
GlaxoSmithKline, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
GlaxoSmithKline
Penalty: 
$40,750,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
June 24, 2011
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
drug or medical equipment safety violation
Violation Description: 

GlaxoSmithKline, LLC and its subsidiary SB Pharmco Puerto Rico, Inc. agreed to pay $40.725 million to settle multistate litigation concerning alleged substandard drug manufacturing processes in Puerto Rico.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
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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Parent company note: 
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