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Novartis could settle for $1B as part of federal kickback lawsuit: report

Six years after federal prosecutors first targeted Novartis for an alleged kickback scheme involving $ 10,000 dinners and fishing trips for doctors, signs pointed to the Swiss drugmaker finally having its day in court. Now, it looks like that may not happen. Novartis could be approaching a billion-dollar settlement with the U.S. government as partā€¦ Read More »

J&J unit to pay $360 million to U.S. to resolve charity kickback probe

BOSTON (Reuters) – A unit of Johnson & Johnson will pay $ 360 million to resolve an investigation into its financial support of a charity that helped Medicare patients cover out-of-pocket drug costs, the U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: The Johnson and Johnson logo is seen at an office building in Singaporeā€¦ Read More »