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Insider Trading By Ex-FDA Official Puts Spotlight On Current Agency Practices

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After Office of Generic Drugs Deputy Director Gordon Johnston left FDA, he joined GPhA and 'tricked' a former colleague into sharing info on generic Lovenox on behalf of a hedge fund he was secretly working for, SEC says.

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