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Major Rollback of Pharmaceutical Bench Mark Prices Approved by Federal Court of Appeals, Hagens Berman Announces
Date:9/10/2009

innocently through another's fraud) and give some compensation for past overcharges. The market forces that eroded excess gains in the past should also in the future redress unduly low reimbursement; and to the extent that those forces operate symmetrically, the gains and the losses may even tend to balance out."

Separately, Massachusetts Federal Judge Patti J. Saris approved the settlement with the second defendant, McKesson, for $350 million on behalf of the health benefit plans and consumers nationwide.

"The impact of this settlement is very significant for all who have paid for brand name drugs," said Steve Berman, a lead counsel and managing partner at Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro.

"The First DataBank and Medi-Span settlement shows all payers that the markup differences between WAC and AWP are entirely artificial and thus should be adjusted to ensure the lowest payment for prescription drugs," said Thomas M. Sobol, a lead attorney and managing partner of the Cambridge office of Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro.

For more information on this case and to sign up as a consumer or third-party payer you can visit Hagens Berman website at www.hbsslaw.com/McKesson_classaction.htm.

About Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro

Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro is a nationally recognized class-action and complex-litigation law firm based in Seattle with offices in Chicago, Boston, Los Angeles, Phoenix and San Francisco. Among recent successes, HBSS negotiated a $300 million settlement in the DRAM memory antitrust litigation, the largest antitrust settlement in U.S. history, recovered $340 million on behalf of Enron employees, and was part of the leadersh
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