Feds Ignore Lessons Of GSK Obstruction Case, Attys Say

Law360, New York (June 8, 2012, 6:41 PM EDT) -- Despite an embarrassing loss in last year's trial of GlaxoSmithKline PLC general counsel Lauren Stevens, federal prosecutors have since insisted they would continue to bring similar cases against attorneys they believe obstructed government investigations, a surprising and worrying declaration for other corporate counsel, experts say.

In a move that shocked many in the defense community last year, federal prosecutors indicted Stevens, a well-respected and experienced attorney, on charges she misled U.S. Food and Drug Administration investigators during their probe of GSK's alleged marketing of antidepressant Wellbutrin...
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