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Rite Aid Corporation and Subsidiaries Agree to Pay $5 Million in Civil Penalties to Resolve Violations in Eight States of the Controlled Substances Act

WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rite Aid Corporation (Rite Aid) and nine of its subsidiaries in eight states have agreed to pay $5 million in civil penalties to settle allegations of violations of the Controlled Substances Act (CSA), the Department of Justice announced today. ...

Legal and Ethical Violations Risks Seen Rising, But Not Resources to Control the Risk

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A survey recently conducted by the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) and the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) reveals that the declining economy may be increasing the risk of legal and ethics violations in business. In additi...

Beleaguered Howe Developmental Center Remains Open Despite Additional Deaths and Ongoing Violations of Human Rights

Twenty-Three Dead: Does Anyone Care? CHICAGO, July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Howe Developmental Center remains open for business, despite the continued horrific conditions that led the Federal Government to decertify it over a year ago. Incredibly, Howe has lived on even though distu...

Pfizer to Pay $975,000 for Alleged Clean Air Violations at Connecticut Facility

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc. has agreed to pay a $975,000 civil penalty to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Air Act at its former manufacturing plant in Groton, Conn., the Justice Department and Environmental Protection Agency (EP...

Philanthropic Health Care Violations of HHS' HIPAA Law Again Near Zero, Federal Government Tells Association for Healthcare Philanthropy

WASHINGTON, April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the fifth anniversary since the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) patient privacy rules went into effect, the Federal government has again conceded there are practically no examples of violations "in the context of fu...

Federal Labor Law Violations Provoke Teamster Strike at AmerisourceBergen Northwest Distribution Hub

SEATTLE, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the Teamsters walked off the job Sunday afternoon to protest workers' rights violations at AmerisourceBergen's (ABC) Northwest distribution hub. The members of Teamsters Local 117 work for the company's pharmaceutical distribution segm...

Human rights violations widespread in eastern Burma

Gross human rights violations, including forced displacement, forced labor, attacks by soldiers on civilians, injury from landmines and destruction or theft of food supplies, have been widespread in eastern Burma (also known as Myanmar), with over half of households in displaced areas reporting in...

Androgel Manufacturers Sued in Class Action for Antitrust Violations

LANCASTER, Pa., April 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A class action complaint filed last week in New Jersey federal court claims damages for violations of the Sherman Antitrust Act by brand-name and generic manufacturers of the drug, Androgel. The case, filed by Stephen L. LaFrance Pharmacy, Inc. d...

AGA Medical Corporation Agrees to Pay $2 Million Penalty and Enter Deferred Prosecution Agreement for FCPA Violations

WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AGA Medical Corporation (AGA), a privately-held medical device manufacturer, has agreed to pay a $2 million criminal penalty in connection with corrupt payments to Chinese government officials in violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA...

Sponsor of Drug Bill Rejected by CA Senate Today Changed Its Name After Privacy Violations

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Senate rejected a bill today sponsored by a drug marketing firm that was forced to change its name after privacy violations. See Washington Post coverage below. The bill, SB 1096 (Calderon), which was granted a second cha...
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New Conflict of Interest Violations Revealed at California Stem Cell Institute

Tainted Research Grant Applications Must Be Rejected, Consumer Advocates Say SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More apparent conflict of interest violations in applications for research grants in California's $6 billion stem cell program were revealed today and the Fo...

Alfacell Provides Shareholder Update

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials or differences of opinion in interpreting the results of clinical trials, the compa...

ADVENTRX Announces Results From ANX-514 Bioequivalence Study

...t pharmacokinetics. Pursuant to the study's protocol and statistical analysis plan, data from 31 patients who received both study drugs, had no major violations of the inclusion/exclusion criteria and had complete pharmacokinetic data were included in the analysis. About ANX-514 (docetaxel emulsion) ...

Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. by the Law Firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP

...6, or via e-mail at info@btkmc.com " target="_new"> info@btkmc.com . The Complaint charges Rigel and certain of its officers and directors with violations of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Rigel is a clinical-stage drug development company that discovers and develops...

Alfacell Provides ONCONASE(R) NDA Submission Update

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials or differences of opinion in interpreting the results of clinical trials, the compa...

Northfield Laboratories Inc. Presentation at FDA/NIH Workshop on Hemoglobin-Based Oxygen Carriers

...earest opportunity to assess a treatment effect of PolyHeme. These protocol violations had an important influence on the study results. In the PolyHeme group, there were more patients with protocol violations, there were more protocol violations per patient, and more of these patients had predictors of poor outcomes pre...

Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated by the Law Firm of Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP

...t 1-888-299-7706 or 1-610-667-7706, or via e-mail at info@sbtklaw.com . The Complaint charges Vertex and certain of its officers and directors with violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Vertex is a biotechnology company committed to the discovery and development of breakthrough small molecule dr...

Alfacell's ONCONASE(R) Shows Potential as Radiation Sensitizer for Lung Cancer Treatment

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials, the company's ability to secure necessary approvals from regulatory agencies, depe...

Pre-Clinical Data Show Intracellular Pathways Affected by ONCONASE(R)

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials, the company's ability to secure necessary approvals from regulatory agencies, depe...

Alfacell Updates Status of ONCONASE(R) Phase III Clinical Program

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials, the company's ability to secure necessary approvals from regulatory agencies, depe...
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N-395 Pulse Oximeter

Description:...m Management to trigger an alarm only when the SatSeconds "clock" reaches a user-defined limit of 0, 10, 25, 50, or 100 SatSeconds. When three or more violations occur in 60 seconds, an alarm will sound, even if the SatSeconds clock setting has not been reached. This is the SatSeconds "safety net". The ...
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Study: Illegal fishing harming present and future New England groundfish fisheries

... with fishermen facing serious economic hardships are leading to widespread violations of fisheries regulations along the Northeastern United States coast. This p...ons between other fishermen and enforcement staff to increase the number of violations that are detected, reported and successfully prosecuted. The NEGF inclu...

Maternal health problems in Myanmar widespread

... issue of PLoS Medicine . "Health indicators are poor and human rights violations are widespread in eastern Burma," said Luke Mullany, PhD, MHS, lead author ...ostnatal care, family planning services and recent exposure to human rights violations such as displacement and forced labor. With the assistance of trained surve...

AGU journal highlights: Nov. 11, 2008

...rom the fires. This increase in ozone can elevate the frequency of ozone concentrations that exceed current U.S. health standards, potentially causing violations to air pollution codes also during photochemically less active seasons. See press release at http://www.agu.org/sci_soc/prrl/2008-33.html Tit...

Wildfires cause ozone pollution to violate health standards, new study shows

...dard to 0.075 parts per million. Under the stricter standard, the number of violations would have nearly doubled. While ozone in the stratosphere benefits life...ites in California. This enabled them to determine both the number of ozone violations and the extent to which the wildfires contributed to those violations. It a...

e-Smart Technologies Responds to Press Release Issued By IDsmart LLC

...ements constitute yet another act of securities fraud by Gardiner and intends to pursue to the fullest extent all legal recourse available for any new violations and damages resulting from the release and/or the allegations and actions stated therein. e-Smart Technologies, Inc., is the exclusive supplier of th...

Progress on HIV/AIDS significant but insufficient

...revention of mother-to-child transmission. In the round table concerning human rights with an emphasis on gender, it was stressed that human rights violations and inequality between men and women continued to increase the transmission of HIV/AIDS and undermine access to prevention and treatment. The growing ...
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KV Pharmaceutical Announces Stockholder Action to Amend By-Laws is Invalid

...h the SEC on March 3, 2009 and the Company's Form 8-K filed with the SEC on April 30, 2009; (22) the series of putative class action lawsuits alleging violations of the federal securities laws by the Company and certain individuals, all as more fully described in the Company's Form 8-K filed with the SEC on Jan...

KV Pharmaceutical Enters Into Consent Decree With FDA

...bruary 26, 2009; (20) the series of putative class action lawsuits alleging violations of the federal securities laws by the Company and certain individuals, and the initiation of lawsuits alleging violations under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), all as more full...

Babies Learn Music While Sleeping

...ter programmes that mimic these processes. Researchers in EmCAP developed a generic algorithm, basically a bit of smart software, able to detect violations of expected pitch and rhythmic structure, with tonality soon to be added to the list. "We did the modelling at two levels, one trying to emul...

Alfacell Provides ONCONASE(R) NDA Submission Update

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials or differences of opinion in interpreting the results of clinical trials, the compa...

Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Elan Corporation, plc by the Law Firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP

...or via e-mail at info@btkmc.com " target="_new"> info@btkmc.com . The Complaint charges Elan and certain of its officers and directors with violations of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Elan is a neuroscience-based biotechnology company. The Complaint alleges that during the Class Period the C...

Alfacell's ONCONASE(R) and R-Amphinase Show Anti-Tumor Activity in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Cells

...from concept to product, uncertainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities, potential challenges to or violations of patents, uncertainties regarding the outcome of clinical trials or differences of opinion in interpreting the results of clinical trials, the compa...

Spectrum Blue Steel's fresh foreign investment at 18 Billion and the Biosphere process spark attention on a global scale

...ons continue to operate open dump sites in violation of the Solid Waste Management Act, or RA 9003, Atienza said. "We can't allow continuing violations of RA 9003. If after three notices, they have not complied with the law, we shall be filing charges in the courts,'' he said at the press br...

Informed Medical Communications Adopts Newly Enhanced Compliance Policy

...policies/procedures, training/education, internal monitoring/auditing, reporting/lines of communication, and prompt response and corrective action for violations and detected problems. "The changes reflect IMC's commitment to compliance with the laws, regulations, and guidelines that govern pharmaceutical promo...

Weitz & Luxenberg Files Seroquel Diabetes Lawsuit Against AstraZeneca

...DA, doctors and patients. In a letter dated November 16, 2006, the Department of Health and Human Services of the Food and Drug Administration cited violations of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act in connection with AstraZeneca's use of promotional material deemed by the FDA to be "false or misleading ...

Alfacell Announces Retirement of Chief Executive Officer

...certainties involving the ability of the company to finance research and development activities and its ongoing operations, potential challenges to or violations of patents, dependence upon third-party vendors, and other risks discussed in the company's periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commissi...
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Cisterna

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