By Dani Kass (January 4, 2016, 2:18 PM EST) -- Genetic testing company Pathway Genomics Corp. has agreed to pay $4.1 million to the federal government, 28 states and Washington, D.C., to settle a former employee's False Claims Act suit accusing it of running a kickback scheme, counsel for the whistleblower said.
Monique Gipson, a former Pathway sales representative who filed the suit in April 2014, accused the company of providing special reimbursement to physicians and medical groups that referred patients to it, in violation of the False Claims Act, Anti-Kickback Statute and other federal and state laws, according to Sanford Heisler Kimpel LLP. Pathway did not admit liability as part...
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