Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Medtronic Spine LLC
Date:May 22, 2008
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Medtronic Spine LLC, the corporate successor to Kyphon Inc., agreed to pay the United States $75 million to settle allegations that it caused the submission of false claims to Medicare.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Ireland (reincorporated for tax reasons)
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:medical equipment and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent:medical devices
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