Company news: J&J's Janssen

Share this article:
An Arkansas judge levied a $1.2 billion fine on Johnson & Johnson's Janssen after a jury there found the pharma giant guilty of downplaying the risks of its antipsychotic Risperdal. The fine is far and away the largest in a statewide case, though judges and juries in South Carolina, Louisiana and Texas have ordered the firm to pay more than three-quarters of a billion dollars in Risperdal cases combined. J&J's Ortho-McNeil and Janssen units are operating under at federal Corporate Integrity Agreement related to Topamax marketing abuses.
Share this article:
You must be a registered member of MMM to post a comment.
close

Next Article in Channel

This compelling e-book shares a wealth of insights designed to help members of sales forces connect with elusive HCPs. An expanded version has also been created that includes video interviews and other multimedia content. Click here for access.