Del. Judge Tosses Whistleblower Suit Alleging Medical Industry 'Kickbacks'
A former executive at Medco Health Solutions Inc. who sued the health care company on behalf of the United States, California, Florida and New Jersey for allegedly violating anti-kickback laws lacked immediate knowledge of any wrongdoing, a Delaware federal judge ruled on Tuesday.
The announcement comes a day after the Insys founder, John Kapoor, pleaded not guilty in a federal court in Boston to charges that he led a conspiracy involving doctors to overprescribe its painkiller Subsys.
In the Goulston & Storrs 2017 General Counsel Survey, fifteen percent of GCs or in-house counsel say they have the most difficulty identifying exposures, and this emerging risk is reshaping their role.
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