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)

    … to Accenture Leadership’s top 10%, and receiving the Accenture Hero award for contributions to Corporate Citizenship, Mentoring, & People Development. Building high-performing, global teams taught Rob one critical truth that transcends borders; What makes a person successful isn’t what they’ve done, but who they are. Since founding Revivae in 2012…

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  • Fairness in Class Actions Bill Anything But…

    … fees, expert witnesses and court costs in these cases are often over $100,000. What about when Wells Fargo creates a fake account in your name and that causes your credit score to sink? Who can afford to sue for that? Or when a cancerous product from a nearby factory or fracking operation enters your well water? If class actions are rendered…

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  • Fairness in Class Actions Bill Anything But…

    … to support the measure. The Chamber and leadership was able to railroad the bill through the House but now people are waking up and realizing just how serious this legislation is to our legal system. The good news is that it is not too late. Contact your Senator and let them know how terrible this legislation is. Even if your two Senators are Democrats…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • Dallas Zoloft® Birth Defect Lawyers

    … to Zoloft is craniosynostosis, which is a congenital birth defect which affects the baby’s skull, making it close earlier than required and resulting in a head that’s shaped in an abnormal manner. Zoloft has also been linked to babies born with holes in their hearts, abnormal bone growth, club foot, spina bifida, and many other birth defects…

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  • Activist Takes on Mislabeled Pharmaceuticals

    …. Lipitor is a well known cholesterol lowering medication made by Pfizer. Shortly after Pfizer’s drug patent expired in 2011, generic atorvastatin began showing up in the U.S. marketplace. Much of it coming from India and a company called Apotex. Although headquartered in Canada, Apotex manufacturers in India. Unfortunately for consumers, Apotex has…

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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…

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  • 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

    …If you’ve been diagnosed with type-2 diabetes while taking Lipitor, you may have a valid claim against Pfizer. Call 1-877-405-4313 to discuss your case with our Dallas drug injury attorneys. We’ll explain the legal options available to you for no charge. Lipitor® is the worlds top-selling prescription drug. Like Crestor, Lipitor is a statin…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • Are New Abuse-Deterrent Opioids Working? Not Yet. . .

    …. According to a recent New York Times article, “Three new painkillers were approved last year by the Food and Drug Administration to be marketed as having abuse-deterrent properties. Embeda, from Pfizer, and Targiniq, from Purdue, when crushed release naloxone to counteract the euphoria experienced through snorting or injection. Purdue’s Hysingla, like…

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  • 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…

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  • Ketorolac (Toradol) Recall by Hospira Creates Shortage in Hospitals

    … with known manufacturing problems. Part of the lawsuits dealt with securities fraud, misleading investors and failing to handle fiduciary responsibilities. The company, recently purchased by Pfizer for $17 billion, must pay $2.6 million in attorneys’ fees and litigation expenses. In a different group of lawsuits the company was ordered to pay $60 million to some shareholders. The post Ketorolac (Toradol) Recall by Hospira Creates Shortage in Hospitals appeared first on MichieHamlett. …

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