J&J Hit With Grand Jury Subpoena Over Drug Recalls

Law360, New York (July 20, 2010, 12:04 PM EDT) -- Johnson & Johnson revealed Tuesday that it has received a federal grand jury subpoena seeking information about the widespread recalls of its popular over-the-counter medications.

J&J Vice President of Investor Relations Louise Mehrotra disclosed the receipt of the subpoena from the U.S. attorney's office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania during a conference call to discuss second-quarter earnings.

“There are a variety of ongoing legal actions connected to the recalls, including the initiation of lawsuits against McNeil and the ongoing governmental investigation into circumstances regarding the...
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