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Company: GlaxoSmithKline PLC
Current Parent CompanyGlaxoSmithKline
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Penalty: $70,000,000
Year: 2007
Date: July 17, 2007
Offense Group: competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: price-fixing or anti-competitive practices
Violation Description: GlaxoSmithKline agreed to pay $70 million to settle its role in litigation alleging that drug companies published inflated average wholesale prices.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: private litigation
Court: District of Massachusetts
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Case ID: 1:01cv12257
Case Name: In re: Pharmaceutical Industry Average Wholesale Price Litigation
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: settlement
HQ Country of Current Parent: United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
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