Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Victory Pharma
Penalty: 
$12,200,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
February 18, 2013
Offense Group: 
competition-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Victory Pharma agreed to pay $12.2 million to settle multistate litigation alleging that it made improper payments to doctors to induce them to write prescriptions for its drugs covered by state Medicaid programs.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Source of Data: 

Victory Pharma Pays $12 Million for Paying Doctors to Prescribe, States News Service, February 18, 2013 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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