Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:October 15, 2009
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
AstraZeneca was found guilty by a jury of defrauding Kentucky Medicaid by declaring inflated average wholesale prices of its drugs and was ordered to pay $14.7 million.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Kentucky Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:United Kingdom
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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