Pfizer

Pfizer, Inc. /ˈfaɪzər/ is an American multinational pharmaceutical corporation headquartered in New York City, and with its research headquarters in Groton, Connecticut, United States. It is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies by revenues.Pfizer develops and produces medicines and vaccines for a wide range of medical disciplines, including immunology, oncology, cardiology, diabetology/endocrinology, and neurology.
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  • Employer Forum – Dismissal & Firing (May 2017)

    … transformational change with some amazing organizations. He was part of the team that launched Sprint PCS where he standardized technology for Pfizer throughout their European operations, and ran both business and technical integration projects for some of the largest mergers & acquisitions in the pharmaceutical space. This work lead to me being named…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 8 readers -
  • Fairness in Class Actions Bill Anything But…

    … of the Chamber’s lobbying arm are the very companies that have been successfully prosecuted by the government. Companies like Bank of America, Pfizer, Boeing. Because these companies are the primary funders of the Chamber’s legislative and lobbying agenda, they get to set that agenda. In other words, the people that write the checks get to set…

    Due Diligence- 8 readers -
  • Fairness in Class Actions Bill Anything But…

    … of the Chamber’s lobbying arm are the very companies that have been successfully prosecuted by the government. Companies like Bank of America, Pfizer, Boeing. Because these companies are the primary funders of the Chamber’s legislative and lobbying agenda, they get to set that agenda. In other words, the people that write the checks get to set…

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
  • MassHealth Fraud Lawyer – 2016 In Review

    … Fraud Recoveries 2016 MassHealth Fraud Recoveries: $80 Million! Let’s break down the recoveries in 2016. The $80 million figure comes from 29 settlements. The biggest chunk of the MassHealth fraud recovery totals comes from a single case. Last May, pharmaceutical giant Pfizer paid $784 million to resolve charges that the company was overcharging…

    Due Diligence- 27 readers -
  • FCPA Foreign Bribery Active Investigations – Last Call for Whistleblowers

    … exchanged for favors or business advantage. Merck & Co. Pharmaceutical giant Merck claimed in 2014 that the DOJ had ended an FCPA investigation but rumors still persist that the SEC remains actively investigating the company. If so, Merck is in good company. Several other big pharma companies have been the target of recent inquiries including Pfizer…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • Dallas Zoloft® Birth Defect Lawyers

    … to hide worrying study results just before launching a new drug in the interests of profits. Pfizer is repeatedly hit with drug injury lawsuits brought by affected consumers due to its history of deception and poor ethics. Zoloft and persistent pulmonary hypertension. Persistent pulmonary hypertension (PPHN) is one of the more serious side-effects…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 30 readers -
  • Activist Takes on Mislabeled Pharmaceuticals

    …. The FDA reinspected the Canadian plants in 2013 and found more problems. In 2014, the FDA banned drugs from an Apotex facility in Bangalore, India. The Bangalore plant manufactured atorvastatin. In publishing its findings, the FDA noted, “According to laboratory analysts interviewed during the inspection, the common practice was to complete…

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  • Breaking News – Pfizer Settles Whistleblower Case $785 mm

    … Will Two Whistleblowers Receive $118 Million in Qui Tam Award Monies? Probably Yes! $785 million is a lot of money, even for big pharma. That is the amount that Pfizer is probably going to pay to settle two whistleblower cases alleging the pharmacy giant overcharged Medicaid for Protonix, a popular prescription heartburn drug. The federal…

    Due Diligence- 40 readers -
  • New Front in War Against Bad Pharma – the FCPA

    …” misconduct, one need not look beyond Pfizer. In 2012, the SEC claimed that drug giant Pfizer and its subsidiaries were illegally paying doctors in a number of countries. The SEC says Pfizer China invited “high-prescribing” government doctor to vacation like retreats that included extensive recreational and entertainment activities designed…

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  • Dallas Lipitor Drug Injury Lawyer

    … injury attorney in Dallas. Lipitor side effects. While Lipitor shares the same side effects as other statins, it also offers some of its own, including: nausea, gas, heartburn, muscle pain, constipation, diarrhea, rhabdomyolysis, fatigue, drowsiness, and headache. Other more serious side effects include: fever, confusion, dark urine, memory problems…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 41 readers -
  • Whistleblower Alert! Investigating cGMP Violations at Emcure

    … with other drug companies such as Roche, Pfizer, Novartis and Sanofi. We know that some of the drugs made by Emcure are used to treat cardiac patients as well as infectious diseases and gynecological problems. A full ban such as that announced by the FDA means that problems in Emcure’s manufacturing facilities are likely severe. The announcement from…

    Due Diligence- 17 readers -
  • A Government of Laws? Only If You Can Guess What They Mean.

    … by the public), shopping center, hotel, new private residences, and a large Pfizer facility was not questioned. Notably, the Petitioners in Kelo all owned property that was to be developed as part of the private, corporate development, not the promenade or public areas. That, however, didn’t matter. As Justice Stevens pointed out (correctly, under…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 17 readers -
  • Do Big Pharma CEO Salaries Correlate with Fraud & Whistleblower Awards?

    … to state Medicaid agencies. Pfizer: Record False Claims Act $2.3 Billion Settlement, CEO $23M Comp Still not convinced? Forbes number three pharma giant in terms of executive pay, Pfizer, paid its CEO just $23 million. That company has the distinction of having the second largest False Claims Act settlement in history, $2.3 billion paid to the Justice…

    Due Diligence- 11 readers -
  • Ketorolac (Toradol) Recall by Hospira Creates Shortage in Hospitals

    … and other problems if they are injected or infused intravenously”, according to the company. Hospira has experienced a number of manufacturing and quality problems over the last several years, which have resulted in recalls and product shortages. The recall of Ketorolac, “ an injected nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID, which is given…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 326 readers -
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