Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Sanofi-Aventis U.S., LLC
Date:February 28, 2020
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense:kickbacks and bribery
Sanofi-Aventis U.S., LLC agreed to pay $11.85 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by paying kickbacks to Medicare patients through a purportedly independent charitable foundation.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:U.S. Attorney-District of Massachusetts
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:France
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Source Notes:If an online information source is not working, check the Violation Tracker Data Sources page for an updated link.