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Company: OSI Pharmaceuticals LLC
Current Parent CompanyAstellas Pharma
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Penalty: $33,500,000
Year: 2016
Date: June 6, 2016
Offense Group: government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: Pharmaceutical companies Genentech Inc. and OSI Pharmaceuticals LLC agreed to pay $67 million to resolve False Claims Act allegations that they made misleading statements about the effectiveness of the drug Tarceva to treat non-small cell lung cancer. The announcement did not indicate how much each company would pay. Here we assume the total was split evenly between them.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: Japan
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Current Parent: pharmaceuticals
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