J&J Unit Agrees To Stop Making Drugs At Pa. Plant

Law360, New York (March 11, 2011, 12:29 PM EST) -- Johnson & Johnson’s McNeil-PPC Inc. unit agreed Thursday to stop making drugs at its Fort Washington, Pa., facility until federal regulators deem the facility compliant with the law and to retain an independent expert to monitor two other plants.

The consent decree, filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, would require McNeil to adhere to a timetable to bring its facilities in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico, and Lancaster, Pa., into compliance with the law. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will...
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