Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Barr Laboratories, Inc. and Duramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Date:October 5, 2007
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Barr Laboratories and Duramed Pharmceuticals, subsidiaries of Barr Pharmaceuticals, Inc., agreed to pay $2 mllion in settlement of alleged improper reporting of the average wholesale price of its drugs, causing Medicaid to pay inflated amounts.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
HQ Country of Parent:Israel
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
Specific Industry of Parent:pharmaceuticals
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