San Francisco drug injury lawyer-M. Alexander-a drug injury attorney alerts drug companies pay $2 million. Department of Justice sues 36 drug companies for over pricing.
December 26, 2008, San Francisco, CA (JusticeNewsFlash.com)–Bay Area drug injury attorney, Mary Alexander, reports the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) has filed lawsuits against 36 drug companies. The drug companies are being accused of submitting inflated drug prices to Wisconsin’s medical assistance program. Two drug companies agreed to pay the state $2 million on Monday, December 22, 2008, to settle the allegations.
Top California victim’s rights advocate in the court system, Alexander, a drug injury attorney with the product liability law firm of Mary Alexander and Associates in San Francisco, California reveals the following information about the DOJ allegations:
-Drug companies have submitted inflated drug prices to the medical assistance program
-DOJ alleges each company knowingly inflatd their average wholesale drug price
-DOJ alleges each company overcharged the program for Medicaid reimbursement
-Amgen and Immunex are the two drug manufactures who agreed to settle
Leading San Francisco drug injury attorney, Alexander, states the false filing practices of drug companies defrauding American consumers and tax payers should not be tolerated. Many innocent Californians are injured by drug companys’ negligence every year. Consulting a drug injury attorney may help you recover compensation for your damages and injuries.
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