Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Purdue Frederick Company Inc.
Date:May 10, 2007
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Purdue Frederick Company Inc. pleaded guilty to charges of misbranding Purdue's addictive and highly abusable drug OxyContin. It agreed to pay more than $461 million to settle civil and criminal allegations.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:U.S. Attorney-Western District of Virginia
Civil or Criminal Case:civil and criminal
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Connecticut
Ownership Structure of Parent:privately held
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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