NJ, Fla. To Get Slices Of $22M Genzyme FCA Settlement

Law360, New York (March 12, 2014, 5:48 PM ET) -- The state of New Jersey has joined a $22 million settlement to resolve former Genzyme Corp. employees' False Claims Act allegations in Florida federal court that the company marketed its Seprafilm adhesion barrier for unapproved uses, Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman said Wednesday.

New Jersey will receive $102,000 and Florida will get $85,553 in restitution and other recoveries carved out in the settlement, which will resolve claims in a pair of whistleblower lawsuits brought by former Genzyme employees and a doctor. According to the U.S....
To view the full article, register now.

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

United States of America et al v. Genzyme Corporation


Case Number

8:09-cv-01245

Court

Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Steven D. Merryday

Date Filed

July 1, 2009


Case Title

United States of America et al v. Genzyme Corporation


Case Number

8:10-cv-00549

Court

Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

Judge

Steven D. Merryday

Date Filed

March 2, 2010

Law Firms

Companies

Government Agencies