Lisa E. Davis | Quarles & Brady
The past three years have been tough on America’s drug industry. The entire chain of commerce from Manufacturer to wholesaler to pharmacy continues to defend accusations that their business dealings caused the federal and state governments to pay “false” claims at taxpayer expense. Through a seemingly orchestrated campaign, the US Attorney General, the Office of Inspector General for HHS, and various state Attorneys General all tout the ongoing need for persons with knowledge of industry practices to “blow the whistle” on their employers. This campaign is impacting all levels of the drug industry and targeting an array of conduct.