Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dey Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Mylan
Penalty: 
$2,932,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
April 25, 2006
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Dey Inc. agreed to pay $2.932 million 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: 
Missouri Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Missouri
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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Parent company note: 
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