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Prescription Drug Manufacturers Underpaid Medicaid Rebates, Federal and State Whistleblower Complaint Alleges
Date:10/4/2011

aid programs.  In this case, the manufacturer defendants knowingly failed to provide the government with accurate pricing data.  Our team is committed to this litigation, and we are prepared to prosecute these claims to the fullest extent of the law."

According to Faruqi & Faruqi lead attorney Jacob Goldberg, "in addition to zealously advocating our client's claims on behalf of the cash-strapped federal and state governments, we intend to continue investigating the industry's reporting of pricing data to ensure full compliance with the law.  Now that this case is public, we encourage individuals with knowledge of this allegedly wrongful conduct to contact us."

Prosecuting this case along with Messrs. Miller and Goldberg are Todd Collins, Joy Clairmont, and Shauna Itri from Berger & Montague; and Nadeem Faruqi, Kendall Zylstra and Richard Schwartz from Faruqi & Faruqi.

The Relator filed his Complaint under seal on Oct. 28, 2008.  Under the FCAs, private citizens with knowledge of fraud may help the government recover ill-gotten gains and additional civil penalties.

Case Caption: U.S. ex rel. Streck v. Allergan, et al., C.A. No. 08-5135 (U.S.D.C. E.D. Pa.).

Berger & Montague, P.C.
With more than 60 attorneys in 10 specialized practice areas, Berger & Montague, P.C., has been nationally known for decades for its skilled handling of complex and class action litigation.  The Berger firm's award-winning attorneys have been involved in some of the biggest cases of their kind, and have helped secure more than $1 billion in whistleblower recoveries for federal and state governments under the False Claims Acts.  

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Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is a national law firm, representing investors, consumers and companies in the prosecution of claims under state corporate and consumer laws, the federal securities and antitrust laws, and federa
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