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Company: Indivior Solutions
Current Parent CompanyIndivior PLC
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Penalty: $589,000,000
Year: 2020
Date: July 24, 2020
Offense Group: government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: opioid crisis litigation
Mega-ScandalOpioid Crisis
Violation Description: Indivior Solutions pleaded guilty to a one-count felony information and, together with its parent companies Indivior Inc. and Indivior plc, agreed to pay a total of $600 million to resolve criminal and civil liability associated with the marketing of the opioid-addiction-treatment drug Suboxone. Indivior Solutions pleaded guilty to a one-count felony criminal information charging false statements relating to health care matters and agreed to pay a criminal fine, forfeiture, and restitution totaling $289 million. Under the civil settlement, Indivior Inc. and Indivior plc agreed to pay a total of $300 million to resolve claims that the marketing of Suboxone caused false claims to be submitted to government health care programs. The $300 million settlement amount included approximately $209.3 million to the federal government and $90.7 million to states that opt to participate in the agreement. Indivior also agreed to pay $10 million to the Federal Trade Commission (see separate entry).
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: United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Current Parent: specialty pharmaceuticals
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