Caremark Repels Whistleblower Charges

Law360, New York (July 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appeals court panel has affirmed the dismissal of a whistleblower suit that accused pharmacy benefits manager Caremark Rx Inc. of violating the False Claims Act.

In an opinion handed down Friday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit said the plaintiffs, who formerly worked at two of Caremark's prescription drug processing facilities, had not proven any fraud and that the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois was right to throw out the case.

In the original complaint, which was filed...
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