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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Hawaii Drug Prices Lawsuit

The state of Hawaii sued McKesson Corp., accusing the company of conspiring to artificially inflate the wholesale prices of brand-name drugs. The state alleges that McKesson and pharmaceutical data publishing company First DataBank conspired to artificially inflate the average wholesale price (AWP) of the drugs, causing state Medicaid program to pay millions of dollars in excess charges. See related McKesson instances “Average Wholesale Price (AWP) Lawsuit” and “Connecticut Drug Prices Lawsuit.”

Misconduct Type
Antitrust
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Pending
Date of Filing
11/10/2010
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
McKesson $0
Further Information Released
Hawaii AG Press Release/Complaint 11/24/2010

See also:

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database