Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Teva Pharmaceuticals
Current Parent Company: 
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
Penalty: 
$85,000,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
May 26, 2019
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

The Oklahoma Attorney General announced an $85 million settlement agreement with Israeli-based Teva Pharmaceuticals for its role in fueling the state's opioid epidemic.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Oklahoma Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Oklahoma
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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Parent company note: 
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