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U.S. says Shire subsidiaries to pay $350 million to settle false claims act allegations

January 11, 2017 3:27 PM
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U.S. says Shire subsidiaries to pay $350 million to settle false claims act allegations

WASHINGTON Shire PLC subsidiaries will pay $350 million to settle U.S. federal and state False Claims Act allegations related to unlawful methods to push “Dermagraft,” a treatment for diabetic foot ulcers, the U.S. Justice Department said in a statement on Wednesday.

"The settlement resolves allegations that Dermagraft salespersons unlawfully induced clinics and physicians with lavish dinners, drinks, entertainment and travel; medical equipment and supplies; unwarranted payments for purported speaking engagements and bogus case studies; and cash, credits and reb...

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