Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:February 7, 2012
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
The Louisiana Attorney General's Office announced that it had obtained a total of $25.2 million in settlements from five pharmaceutical companies to resolve allegations they overcharged the state's Medicaid program.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Louisiana Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Netherlands (reincorporated for tax reasons)
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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