May 24, 2018 / 2:18 PM / 3 months ago

Pfizer to pay $23.85 mln to resolve U.S. kickbacks case

May 24 (Reuters) - Pfizer Inc has agreed to pay $23.85 million to resolve allegations it illegally paid kickbacks to Medicare patients through a purportedly independent charitable foundation, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Thursday.

The accord resolves allegations that Pfizer violated the federal False Claims Act, the Justice Department said. (Reporting by Jonathan Stempel in Toronto Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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