NJ Drug Co. Pleads Guilty To Gel Contamination Charges
Law360, New York (July 7, 2016, 1:31 PM EDT) -- Pharmaceutical Innovations Inc. on Wednesday admitted to distributing ultrasound gel contaminated with infectious bacteria in 2012, ending both civil and criminal suits in New Jersey federal court brought by the U.S. Department of Justice.
The Newark-based manufacturer will be on probation for two years and must pay $100,000 in fines and forfeitures after pleading guilty to two misdemeanor counts of introducing adulterated medical devices into interstate commerce. As part of the civil settlement, Pharmaceutical Innovations agreed to pay for regular audits by outside parties and the destruction of the contaminated gel which had been seized by the federal government in 2012....
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