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Government alleges Omnicare and its parent CVS Health filled thousands of invalid prescriptions to elderly and disabled individuals; suit follows nine settlements and two corporate integrity agreements since 2006.
Biopharma financing finished off 2017 strong with a total value of $14.5 billion in Q4, led again by FOPOs. CVS' massive $77 billion acquisition of Aetna resulted in an all-time quarterly high in the M&A category, and the largest alliances were dominated by the development of vaccines and antibodies.
Government contends a price reduction is the only discount exception to the Anti-Kickback Statute; PhRMA says this interpretation puts companies at risk of criminal liability for other discount arrangements.
Procter & Gamble petitions the Supreme Court to overturn a decision giving class action certification to a complaint alleging the firm deceived consumers with its “snake oil” Align probiotic. If the court overturns the lower court, the action could make class action certifications more difficult.
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