Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Medtronic USA Inc.
Date:October 29, 2020
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense:kickbacks and bribery
Minnesota-based medical device maker Medtronic USA Inc. agreed to pay $8.1 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by paying kickbacks to induce a South Dakota neurosurgeon to use certain Medtronic products.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Ireland
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:medical equipment and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent:medical devices
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