SC's Off-Label Marketing Suit Against Cephalon To Continue

Law360, New York (March 5, 2014, 6:41 PM EST) -- A South Carolina judge has refused to dismiss the state's suit against Cephalon Inc. over its allegedly illegal off-label marketing practices, finding that the statute of limitations does not apply when knowledge of the wrongdoing is under seal in a parallel false claims suit.

Judge DeAndrea Gist Benjamin on Feb. 21 denied Cephalon's motion that argued the claims are time-barred, finding that the information about the scheme was under seal in a federal whistleblower case in Pennsylvania federal court, so the statute of limitations didn't begin...
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