Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Globus Medical Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Globus Medical
Penalty: 
$550,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
February 28, 2012
Offense Group: 
healthcare-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
off-label or unapproved promotion of medical products
Violation Description: 

Settlement of a civil money penalty action relating to the distribution of unapproved medical devices. Company CEO David C. Paul was required to pay an additional $450,000

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Food and Drug Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Pennsylvania
Facility City: 
Audubon
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
medical equipment and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent: 
medical equipment
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Parent company note: 
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