Violation Tracker Individual Record
: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
Current Parent Company
Parent at the Time of the Penalty AnnouncementPenalty
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: August 5, 2020
: competition-related offenses
: kickbacks and bribery
: Novartis agreed to pay $103 million to settle multistate litigation alleging it paid kickbacks to health care practitioners to prescribe various hypertension or diabetes medications. This was part of a larger settlement involving the federal government (see separate entry).
Level of Government
: agency action
: Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case
HQ Country of Current Parent
Ownership Structure of Current Parent
: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent
Specific Industry of Current Parent
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Current parent company note
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