GSK Dodges False Claims Kickback Suit Over HIV Drug

Law360, New York (October 18, 2013, 2:49 PM EDT) -- GlaxoSmithKline PLC on Friday escaped a former employee’s suit accusing it of offering kickbacks to doctors who pushed unwarranted HIV treatments after a New York federal judge determined the relator failed to show that the purported scheme resulted in fraudulent government health care claims.

U.S. District Judge Brian M. Cogan tossed plaintiff David Moore’s False Claims Act suit after finding that while Moore appeared to have adequately alleged the details of the purported kickback scheme, his complaint did not convincingly suggest that GSK’s alleged efforts to...
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United States of American ex rel. David Moore v. GlaxoSmithKline, plc.


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1:06-cv-06047

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New York Eastern

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Other Statutory Actions

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Brian M. Cogan

Date Filed

November 8, 2006

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