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Idaho settles GlaxoSmithKline case for $2.6 million

April 18, 2012
BOISE, Idaho — Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline has agreed to pay the state of Idaho $2.6 million to settle allegations that the company sold products at false or inflated prices, CNBC
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J&J fined $1.1 billion in antipsychotic drug case

April 12, 2012
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — An Arkansas judge ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay more than $1.1 billion in fines after a jury found the company’s officials misled doctors and
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Pfizer cuts employee severance package to reduce costs

April 11, 2012
NEW YORK — Pfizer Inc. is cutting its employee severance package after May 14 in an effort to reduce costs, Bloomberg reported. The pharmaceutical giant, which has fired 26,000
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U.S. pharmaceutical outsourcing shows post-recession gains

April 10, 2012
The upturn in the fortunes of pharmaceutical companies after the recession is mirrored by the U.S. contract manufacturing outsourcing (CMO) market, which is expected to grow at a compound
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Blocked piping may have caused explosion at pharmaceutical plant

March 29, 2012
EDINBURGH, UK — Blocked piping may have caused a chemical alert at a pharmaceutical company in Edinburgh, BBC News reported. Emergency crews were called to reports of a small
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GlaxoSmithKline to build new facilities in UK

March 22, 2012
TEL AVIV, Israel — GlaxoSmithKline PLC announced Thursday that it would invest more than $794 million to build its first U.K. plant in 40 years and to add to
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Pfizer to pay $3.3 million to settle antibiotic marketing case

March 21, 2012
SALEM, Ore. — Pfizer Inc. has agreed to pay the state of Oregon more than $3.3 million to settle claims that the company used misleading statements and studies to
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Feds demand $1.8 billion from J&J to resolve Risperdal civil claims

March 13, 2012
WASHINGTON — The U.S. government has demanded that Johnson & Johnson raise its offer by $800 million from an initial proposal to settle a federal civil investigation into marketing
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Pfizer sues Johnson & Johnson for patent infringement

March 6, 2012
NEW YORK — Pfizer Inc. is seeking unspecified damages in a patent infringement lawsuit against a unit of Johnson & Johnson over pain-relieving heat-patch technology, Bloomberg reported. Fort Washington,
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Eight arrested at Pfizer plant

March 1, 2012
GROTON, Conn. — Eight protesters were arrested Wednesday outside the main gate of Pfizer Inc. in Groton, Conn., when they allegedly crossed police lines and refused to leave the
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