Pfizer to Pay U.S. $2.3 Billion

WASHINGTON, D.C.(September 2, 2009) The U.S. Department of Justice announced the largest health care fraud settlement in history. A landmark $2.3 billion health-care fraud settlement involving Pfizer Inc., has put the pharmaceutical industry on notice that promoting drugs for unauthorized uses won’t be tolerated by the Obama administration, government officials and legal experts said.” To read the DOJ press release: Click here