GSK to Stop Paying Doctors for Promoting Its Products

In the history of drug litigation, one fact that clearly emerged is that companies paid doctors a lot of money or provided a great deal of free samples and gifts to promote their drugs.  Also, sales reps had sales targets for specific doctors and were often given bonuses based on prescriptions from doctors in their [...]

December 19th, 2013|Drug and Medical Device Litigation|Comments Off on GSK to Stop Paying Doctors for Promoting Its Products

GSK Continues to Pay for Avandia Claims

Problems with Avandia continue to haunt GSK. Previously, GSK has settled thousands of claims over Avandia while claiming there is nothing wrong with the onetime diabetes wonder drug.  And now confronted with allegations brought by the State of Utah the drug giant defrauded the state’s Medicaid program through allegedly false and misleading marketing of Avandia, [...]

December 10th, 2013|Avandia Diabetes Drug, Drug and Medical Device Litigation|Comments Off on GSK Continues to Pay for Avandia Claims