Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Caitlin Raymond International Registry and UMass Memorial Health Ventures, Inc.
Penalty: 
$520,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
February 2, 2012
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
false advertising
Violation Description: 

Caitlin Raymond International Registry and UMass Memorial Health Ventures, Inc., both subsidiaries of UMass Memorial Health Care, Inc. agreed to pay to pay a total of $520,000 in settlement of allegations they used deceptive practices to increase bone marrow doner testing registrations and did not disclose to registrants the amount billed to health plans or the amount that potential doners may have ended up paying.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
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