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Tom Moylan
Kos Pharmaceuticals Pays $41M For Kickbacks, Off-Label Promotion Of Cholesterol Drugs

BATON ROUGE, La. - (Mealey's) The Kos Pharmaceuticals subsidiary of Abbott Laboratories Inc. on Dec. 7 entered into a deferred prosecution agreement and agreed to pay a total of $41 million in criminal penalties and False Claims Act settlement for...

LexisNexis Tort Law Community Staff
Federal Lawsuits Involving DePuy Hip Replacement Parts Consolidated In Ohio

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - It was announced this weekend that federal cases involving allegedly defective hip implant parts manufactured by DePuy Orthopaedics , a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, will be consolidated in federal court in the Northern District...

Timothy Raub
$550M Settlement For Family Secured By Madoff Trustee

NEW YORK -- (Mealey's) The bankruptcy trustee for the investment company once run by convicted Ponzi scheme operator Bernard L. Madoff has secured $550 million in a settlement with the family of one of Madoff's earliest investors, according to...

Timothy Raub
Madoff Bankruptcy Trustee Secures Largest Feeder-Fund Bank Settlement

NEW YORK - (Mealey's) The trustee of the bankruptcy estate of convicted multibillion-dollar Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernard L. Madoff secured a nearly $500 million settlement with a feeder fund of Madoff's investment firm, according to documents...

LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff
Proskauer Announces New Partners And Senior Counsel

NEW YORK - Global law firm Proskauer announced the promotion of 11 lawyers, effective Nov. 1. Seven lawyers were elected to partner and four were appointed as senior counsel across the firm's practices and offices. The firm's new partners and...

LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff
Crowell & Moring Group Expands Chemical, Pesticide Experience

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Crowell & Moring LLP's Environment & Natural Resources Group has gained senior counsel David E. Menotti and partner Warren U. Lehrenbaum to bolster its practice in air, pesticides and chemical regulation. Based in the...