AG Paxton Recovers $110 Million for Texas in Medicaid Fraud Settlements

AG Paxton Recovers $110 Million for Texas in Medicaid Fraud Settlements

Ken Paxton

AUSTIN – Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca agreed to pay $110 million to the state of Texas to settle lawsuits alleging that the company falsely and misleadingly marketed two of its drugs in violation of the Texas Medicaid Fraud Prevention Act. AstraZeneca was accused of engaging in false and misleading marketing schemes at a time when the company was under the strict obligations of a 2010 federal “corporate integrity […]