Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
McKesson Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
McKesson
Penalty: 
$13,250,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
May 2, 2008
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

McKesson Corp. agreed to settle allegations that it violated federal reporting provisions relating to its handling of certain prescription medications regulated by the Drug Enforcement Administration. Under the agreement between the company and six U.S. Attorney's Offices, McKesson agreed to pay $13,250,000 in civil penalties for alleged violations of its obligations under the Controlled Substances Act.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
wholesalers
Specific Industry of Parent: 
wholesalers-medical supplies
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Parent company note: 
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