Drug Maker Agrees to Pay $15.4 Million

Pharmaceutical company Mallinckrodt ARD LLC ) (formerly Questor) has agreed to pay $15.4 million to resolve claims that they paid illegal kickbacks to doctors to induce prescriptions of the company’s drug “Acthar.” Sales reps wined and dined health care providers to persuade them to write prescriptions for the drug. Our law firm is proud to represent one of the whistleblowers, Scott Clark, who filed the original false claims act lawsuit in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. For more information, see Drug maker agrees to pay $15.4 million