FTC Says Reckitt Still Holding Back Suboxone Docs

Law360, New York (December 16, 2014, 3:16 PM EST) -- The Federal Trade Commission told a Virginia federal court Monday that Reckitt Benckiser Inc. had only made a "token" effort to let the antitrust watchdog figure out which documents it's withholding are privileged amid the watchdog's investigation into whether the company tried to prevent generic competition for opiate addiction treatment Suboxone.

The FTC is trying to force Reckitt to comply with a civil investigative demand as part of its investigation into whether Reckitt used a variety of tactics — including product hopping, filing a citizen petition with the Food and Drug Administration and abusing the FDA's safety regulations — to stave...

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